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Girl survives reported drowning

UNION COUNTY — Union County emergency personnel responded to a possible drowning of a 16-month-old girl Friday at 9:41 a.m. at 20033 Danville Avenue in Taylor Township.

The Liberty Township and Marysville fire departments were dispatched to the scene when the girl was reported not to be breathing after falling into a swimming pool. Her grandmother pulled her from the pool and performed CPR.

According to the sheriff’s office, the girl survived and was alert.

She reportedly was alert when transported to the Memorial Hospital of Union County.

The sheriff’s office did not release the family’s name.

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