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Pinellas Park 2 Year Old Dies from Weekend Drowning

Pinellas Park 2 Year Old Dies from Weekend Drowning

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. (970 WFLA/ AP)- A toddler found in a backyard swimming pool of a Tampa bay area home last week has died.

Pinellas Park police say 2-year-old Elienna Depasquale died Sunday morning. She had been unconscious at a St. Petersburg hospital for almost two days.

The girl was not responsive when she was pulled from the pool at her home Friday afternoon. She was floating in the water when a family member founder. Investigators believe she got into the pool after crawling through an unlocked pet door.

This case remains under investigation, but no charges are expected.

 

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