WATCH: Boy Rescued by Teenager, Woman from Drowning in Rochester Pool

June 10, 2018 09:10 PM

Released surveillance video shows a boy sinking to the bottom of a swimming pool in Rochester last week, then being rescued by a 13-year-old boy. 

The teenager, 13-year-old Cody Runyon, used all of his strength to pull his unconscious friend from the pool. 


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Then, Desiree Pasko rushed to the poolside, and performed CPR on the boy, saving his life. 

"Watching a child go from totally blue to a little, tiny bit of pink is a rewarding feeling," she said.

Sunday night it was announced the boy was fully recovered from the near-drowning incident. 


Tommy Wiita

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