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Tulsa Police: 9-Month-Old Near-Drowning Victim Dies

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The incident happened at the Yacht Club Apartments in the 5000 block of South Toledo. The incident happened at the Yacht Club Apartments in the 5000 block of South Toledo.

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TULSA, OK -- A nine-month-old child has died following a near drowning incident at a Tulsa apartment complex on Wednesday. 

Tulsa Police say James Dawson was pronounced dead Thursday. 

The incident happened at the Yacht Club Apartments in the 5000 block of South Toledo. 

11/11/2009 Related story: 9-Month-Old Tulsan In Critical Condition After Nearly Drowning

Police say the child's mother was in the kitchen of her apartment at the time doing dishes. They say a 19-month-old child and the 9-month-old child were both in the tub in the bathroom.

The mother discovered the child in the tub, and he was rushed to a Tulsa hospital. Police at the scene initially told The News On 6 that the 9-month-old was found in a puddle on the bathroom floor.

Tulsa Police say an investigation into the incident is ongoing. 

 

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