An 18-month-old child found floating in a backyard pond Tuesday has died.
James Ryder Young died around 11 a.m. Wednesday, according to Unified Police officials.
Unified police officers responded to a Taylorsville home at 5735 S. 3365 West around 11:40 a.m. on Tuesday after the child's parents reported the boy missing, according to officials. About noon, the boy was found in a nearby pond. The officer began CPR and arriving paramedics transported the toddler to the hospital.