SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. -- A two-year-old boy was saved in a near drowning incident in a pool at the 3100 block of South Salford Boulevard in North Port.

North Port Police said that the boy was in the water for about a minute before his grandfather found him.

The boy was removed from the pool and expelled water and food, but was otherwise vocal and in stable condition.

The victim was flown by Bayflight to an area hospital for precautionary reasons, according to the report.