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July 5, 2006

Thomas County- A tragic reminder of the importance of swimming safety.  A Thomas County man died after diving into his backyard pool. 

Thirty year old David Souza recently moved from Miami to Thomas County with his family. Monday afternoon Souza dove into the family's shallow in-ground pool, and hit his head on the bottom.

He was rushed to Archbold Memorial Hospital where he died Tuesday from the injuries to his spine.

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