Texas boy reportedly drowns while taking a shower

Boy was rushed to the hospital where he later died

A 9-year-old Texas boy reportedly drowned while taking a shower, police told local media outlets.

The boy's grandfather found him in the bathtub around 10 p.m. Saturday night in Houston.

Police told KHOU that when they arrived, they found the boy's grandfather giving him CPR. The boy was rushed to a hospital, where he later died. 

Authorities say the boy was pulled from the tub by the grandfather when he was found unconscious. 

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FILE- Houston, Texas skyline A 9-year-old boy found unresponsive by his grandfather apparently drowned while taking a shower. 

FILE- Houston, Texas skyline A 9-year-old boy found unresponsive by his grandfather apparently drowned while taking a shower.  (Reuters/Richard Carson)

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It is not clear how the child drowned, but an investigation into what happened is underway.