Drowning Swimmer Rescued from Brooklyn School Pool, FDNY Says

The Patch - March 12, 2019

Emergency responders found a person drowning at the Franklin K. Lane Education Campus on Jamaica Avenue, said the FDNY. By Kathleen Culliton, Patch Staff |

CYPRESS HILLS, BROOKLYN -- Emergency responders rescued a drowning swimmer inside a Brooklyn school Monday afternoon, said the FDNY.

Medics rushed to the Franklin K. Lane Educational Campus at 999 Jamaica Ave. after receiving reports that someone was drowning shortly after 3 p.m., according to the FDNY.

Emergency responders rushed the person, in serious condition, to Woodhull Hospital, the FDNY said.