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Official: 3-year-old girl drowns in back yard hot tub near Orlando


ORLANDO, Florida — Authorities say a 3-year-old girl drowned near Orlando.

Orange County Fire Rescue spokeswoman Kat Kennedy tells WFTV (http://bit.ly/1Pg9hMT) the little girl was found in a hot tub around 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

Kennedy says an off-duty firefighter performed CPR on the child.

She was taken to Florida Hospital East where she was declared dead.

The child's name hasn't been released.

An investigation continues.

Information from: WFTV-TV, http://www.wftv.com/index.html

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