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Young child drowns in Douglas


A two-year-old boy has died after Police said he fell into a swimming pool and drowned.

It happened on Sunday, June 22nd. According to a report, Douglas Police responded to a home on Karen Lane. When they arrived, the child's mother was performing CPR.

Officials said the child, later identified as Eli Johnson, was unresponsive at the scene, and he was then rushed to Coffee Regional Medical Center. From there he was taken by ambulance to Macon Medical College of Central Georgia where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators said all indications pointed to an accidental drowning.

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