Child recovering after near-drowning incident

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A 4-year-old girl is OK and is recovering after a near-drowning incident.

Posted: May 18, 2019 9:16 PM
Updated: May 20, 2019 9:53 AM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - A 4-year-old girl is OK and is recovering after a near-drowning incident.

Tupelo Fire Chief Thomas Walker confirmed the incident happened at the Vista Ridge Apartment's pool in Tupelo.

Firefighters were dispatched at approximately 6:30 p.m. on Saturday.

By the time firefighters arrived at the scene, the child had already been taken away in a personal vehicle to the emergency room.

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