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Girl, 5, drowns in Madison pool

Officials confirmed a child drowned in a swimming pool Thursday. (Source: MGN Online) Officials confirmed a child drowned in a swimming pool Thursday. (Source: MGN Online)
MADISON, AL (WAFF) -

Madison County Coroner Craig Whisenant confirmed Thursday night that a child drowned in a Madison swimming pool.

Emergency crews were called to a residence on Arabian Drive around 7 p.m.

HEMSI officials confirmed the victim was Karen Marsh, a five-year-old girl, and that the child was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Officials said the pool belonged to a neighbor. The drowning was officially ruled accidental.

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