Missing child found unconscious in Big Thompson Canyon has died

LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - A missing child was rushed to the hospital after being found unconscious in Big Thompson Canyon on Monday. The Larimer County Sheriff's Office announced the child did not survive.

The child, who was about two years old, was reported missing in the morning from a home near the town of Drake and found 30 minutes later. CPR was performed on the child before the child was transported to the hospital; it's not clear if the child was revived before arriving to the hospital.

Sister station KCNC reports the area the child was found in has been under heavy construction since the 2013 flood.

The 911 call was made by the child's mother. THe mother said she last saw the child about 30 minutes prior to when they were sleeping. She said she woke up, found the door open and the child was gone.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the Larimer County Sheriff's Office at 970-416-1985.