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Unconscious 6-year-old pulled from pool in Raleigh

Posted May 18, 2019 11:05 p.m. EDT
Updated May 18, 2019 11:23 p.m. EDT

— First responders found a 6-year-old girl unconscious but breathing after she was pulled from a swimming pool Saturday night.

The girl was pulled from a pool at Chandler Ridge Apartments, off Fayetteville Road in Raleigh, around 8 p.m.

She was breathing when she was rescued and then taken to WakeMed Children’s Hospital.

While the girl’s condition was not known, a sheriff’s deputy on the scene said he thought she would recover.

Authorities are investigating. Officials did not say whether adults were with the girl when she went underwater.