A child nearly drowned in a pool at Oologah Schools Friday afternoon.

According to officials at the Oologah Police Department, an 8-year-old boy was airlifted to a Tulsa hospital after nearly drowning in the school’s pool during a public swimming session.

Officials say the parents were notified and with the child at the St. Francis Hospital.

Additional details were not immediately available from Oologah Superintendent Rick Thomas Friday afternoon.