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Child nearly drowns at DeKalb Co. YMCA
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DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- A young girl was transported to the hospital after nearly drowning at a YMCA in DeKalb County Tuesday morning, fire officials said.

According to Captain Eric Jackson of the DeKalb County Fire Department, the incident happened at the Wade Walker Park Family YMCA located at 5605 Rockbridge Road. A lifeguard was able to revive the child with CPR.

The child was taken to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston. She was said to be alert while being transported.

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