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Infant drowns after falling into pool

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Clermont, GA - Authorities are investigating the drowning of a 16-month-old boy who fell into a swimming pool at a home in the northeast Georgia community of Clermont Thursday afternoon.

Rescue crews from Hall County first responded shortly after 5 p.m. after receiving a report of a drowning in a pool.

According to the Hall County Sheriff’s Department, efforts were made to resuscitate the boy on scene before being transported to the Northeast Georgia Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.           

Clermont is about 65 miles northeast of Atlanta.



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