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Authorities: Child found in Plymouth Twp. backyard pool, dies

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PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WJBK) -

Authorities say a young child has died after being found in a backyard swimming pool in Plymouth Township.

The child's father was administering CPR about 11 a.m. Sunday at the home on Creekwood Circle when rescue crews arrived. The child was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The fire department says the child was about 2 years old. Names of those involved weren't immediately released. Police are investigating.

-- The Associated Press contributed to this report

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