Youngster drowns in Paw Paw Township pool

Paul Garrod -

    PAW PAW TWP. - A three-year-old girl drowned Wednesday afternoon in a pool in Paw Paw Township, according to a press release from the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office.
    Van Buren County Sheriff  Daniel Abbott reported  that at approximately 12:39 p.m, sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the 39000 block of Paw Paw Road, in reference to a possible pool drowning.  Deputies arrived at the scene and  found the girl unresponsive. Life-saving measures were attempted, however, the child later was pronounced dead at Bronson LakeView Hospital.
    Abbott said nothing suspicious is suspected at this time. The incident remains under investigation.
    Also assisting at the scene were Michigan State Police, Van Buren Emergency Medical Services, Van Buren County Victim Services Unit, and Paw Paw Quick Response Team.


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