ROSVILLE, Mich. -

A 1-year-old boy is in critical condition after falling into a fishpond at a home in the 29000 block of Park in Roseville.

Roseville police say the boy's father was in the backyard with his son when the child fell into the pond. The father told police he turned away and when he looked back he saw the boy in the pond.

Police believe the boy was in the water for a minute or two.

The child was taken to a hospital where he is in critical condition.

Police are treating this as an accident.