Published: Feb 20, 2011 9:35 PM EST
Updated: Feb 20, 2011 6:36 PM EST

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A 2-year-old girl appears to have drowned in her family's swimming pool in Broward County.

Authorities say the girl's mother found her in the pool late Sunday morning at their Pompano Beach home. Rescuers took the girl to a north Broward hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The Broward County Sheriff's Office is investigating.

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