A 3-year-old child drowned about 8 p.m. Tuesday in the first block of Peoria Street in Buffalo’s Black Rock neighborhood, Buffalo police said.
Police said the child was being watched by a baby-sitter and the parents were not at the home at the time. The child was taken to Kenmore Mercy Hospital. Police said they were summoned in response to the report of a child not breathing. Further information was unavailable.