Toddler improving after being swept away in creek

Boy in Creek

WICHITA, Kansas – A toddler swept away in a rain-swollen creek Friday is now in good condition.

The incident happened Friday in the 8300 block of East Gilbert.

Officer Darren Sundquist found the boy submerged and began CPR.

The boy was rushed to the hospital in critical condition, but he is now listed in good condition. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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