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Police: 7-year-old drowns in Terrebonne Parish


A 7-year-old boy died after drowning in a swimming pool in Terrebonne Parish. The incident occurred Saturday at 4 p.m. In the 4900 block of Bayouside Drive in Chauvin.

Police say that CPR was giving to the child at the location of the drowning. EMT's rushed the child, via helicopter, to Terrebonne General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Authorities say that the child was swimming with other children at the time of the incident.

An autopsy performed Sunday morning determined that accidental drowning was the cause of death.

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