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Boy, 6, Dies After Being Found Unresponsive In Family Pool

Child Was Pulled From Water By His Grandmother
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NORTH LINDENHURST (CBSNewYork) — A 6-year-old boy died on Wednesday after he was found unresponsive in his family’s North Lindhurst pool Tuesday afternoon.

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The child was pulled out of the pool by his grandmother, who called 911 after she found the boy just after 5:00 p.m., police said.

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He was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip by emergency crews and was listed in critical condition, but died Wednesday, police said.

Police are continuing the investigation.

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