Summertime in Texas means lots of fun in the water!

It also means safely enjoying water activities, and keeping an eye on kids at play in the water. The tale below is a terrifying story that recently happened at Blue Hole in Georgetown, Texas.

Expand the story above to read the entire account from Elizabeth Crowe. Thank goodness the child was rescued safely from the water.

It's a terrifying situation for any parent to find themselves in. If you have friends or family who like to swim at Blue Hole, consider sharing this story to get the word out. Any time you visit a swimming hole with children or young adults, make sure everyone has a swimming buddy.

If you visit Blue Hole, be sure to keep an eye out for the area along the wall mentioned in the account above.