COLORADO – A silver lining has appeared in the death of a 4-year-old boy who died of dry drowning days after he went swimming.
Francisco Delgado’s story saved the life of another boy.
After reading about Delgado’s death, a father in Colorado recognized the symptoms in his 2-year-old boy after he had been swimming.
KTRK reports Garon Vega said his son, Gio, had a fever trouble breathing after swallowing water while swimming.
Vega immediately took Gio to the hospital where doctors told him his son would not have made it through the night without his quick response.
The incident came just days after news of Delgado’s death made national headlines. Delgado died of dry drowning almost a week after he had been swimming.
“I feel like I needed to reach out to the parents of little Frankie and tell them, I don’t know how to word it, but their little boy saved our little boy’s life,” …