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Child critical after near drowning at Oklahoma City apartment complex

A 5-year-old girl was taken to a local hospital in critical condition after she nearly drowned in a pool
FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: May 17, 2014

A 5-year-old girl was taken to a hospital in critical condition Saturday after she nearly drowned in an a pool.

Oklahoma City police responded to the call about 3:30 p.m. at Bell Isle Apartments, 4861 N Blackwelder Ave.

The responding officer gave the girl CPR until paramedics arrived and took her to The Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center, police said.

EMSA spokeswoman Lara O’Leary said the girl was in critical condition when taken.

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