1-year-old girl dead after crawling through dog door, falling in pool


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YOUNGTOWN, AZ – A 1-year-old Arizona girl drowned in a backyard pool after she crawled through a doggy door.

It happened around 5 p.m. Tuesday, according to AZFamily.com.

The child was said to have been missing for about ten minutes, but it’s not clear how long she was underwater.

Deputies arrived on scene around 5 p.m. and performed CPR until the Sun City Fire Department took over.

The girl was transported by helicopter to Phoenix Children’s Hospital with life-threatening injuries where she later died.


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