Published: Feb 22, 2014 11:30 PM EST
Updated: Feb 23, 2014 4:34 AM EST

CAPE CORAL, FL. - A twelve-year-old boy is in the hospital after nearly drowning in a Cape Coral canal. 

Cape Coral Fire Department's Michael Heeder says he was pulled out by his younger brother and other bystanders. His rescuers performed CPR until first responders arrived.

The hospital is not releasing any information on the boys condition. Cape Coral Police are investigating the incident. Count on WINK News to bring you the latest as it becomes available.