14/08/2014 16:52 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Singer Usher's Son, 5, Rescued From Drowning In Family Swimming Pool

Singer Usher's son, 5, rescued from drowning in family swimming pool

The five-year-old son of singer Usher almost drowned after getting his hand stuck in a drain in the family swimming pool.

Usher V went into a coma and was rushed to an intensive care unit at an Atlanta hospital following the accident which happened at 6pm on Monday, according to TMZ.

It is believed the star's son got his arm caught while playing in the water with his aunt after he saw a toy stuck inside the drain.

The boy's aunt and a maid attempted to free his arm but they were unable to rescue him and two men working inside the house eventually freed his limb