14-year-old girl taken to hospital after hitting head in the pool

HIGGINSPORT, OH (FOX19) - A 14-year-old girl had to be taken by medical helicopter to University Hospital after hitting her head in an above ground pool Friday afternoon.

Brown County Police were called to a house on Washington Street at around 3:00 pm Friday when a 14-year-old girl hit her head at the bottom of an above-ground pool trying to dive. When she came out of the pool she was not showing any signs of bleeding, but she did show signs of confusion and inappropriate behavior.

The girl was taken by Air Evac to University Hospital. No word yet on her condition.

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