"He is absolutely normal," said Dr. Leon
Epstein, chief of neurology at Children's Memorial Hospital. "He walks and
talks and acts absolutely like a 3-year-old boy."
The Chicago Fire Department's Air Sea Rescue team rescued
Lazar, whose parents are Serbian. It is estimated the boy spent 15 minutes in
the frigid water.
spokeswoman said Lazar had showed no signs of being afraid of water.