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Girl, 5, identified in Clermont County drowning

Crews search the water at East Fork Lake State Park for the teen boy. (FOX19 NOW) Crews search the water at East Fork Lake State Park for the teen boy. (FOX19 NOW)
CLERMONT COUNTY, OH (FOX19) -

Kylie Griffin, 5, drowned in Clermont County Thursday, Sheriff A.J. "Tim" Rodenberg said.

Griffin wandered away from a group at day camp at Camp Allyn on Amelia Olive Branch Road in Batavia Township about 3:15 p.m. She wandered into a pond and was found under the water a short time later.

Camp personnel tried to resuscitate the child and called 911. She was taken to Clermont Mercy Hospital and then flown via AirCare to Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

She was pronounced dead at 5:30 p.m. A GoFundMe account has been set up for the family for those who would like to donate. 

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