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Toddler drowns in swimming pool in McMinn County

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MCMINN COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -

A toddler drowned in a swimming pool in McMinn County.

Sheriff Joe Guy said it happened after 7 p.m. on Friday at a home on County Road 854.

The sheriff told Channel 3 two young children wandered around the home. The father found one of the toddlers.

Family members later found a two year old in the pool. The sheriff said the father performed CPR on the child who later passed away at the hospital.

Investigators believe it was an accident and the family is not expected to face any charges.

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