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Utah toddler involved in possible drowning

Jun 9, 2022, 7:40 PM | Updated: 7:41 pm

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HERRIMAN, Utah — A 2-year-old girl was the victim of a possible or near drowning Wednesday evening in Herriman, Utah.

On Thursday, Sgt. Joshua Jennings with the Herriman Police Department confirmed officers were called to the possible drowning Wednesday. He declined to provide more information about the toddler’s current condition.

The cause of the drowning is under investigation but the address first responders were called to was near a pond in the area, though no connection as been stated.

Jennings did state it is not believed there is any type of foul play and stressed that in the summer it is important to wear life jackets. The name of the child has not been released.

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