Girl, 11, nearly drowns in Mt Washington pool - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Girl, 11, nearly drowns in Mt Washington pool

MOUNT WASHINGTON (FOX19) -

An 11-year-old girl nearly drowned in an apartment complex pool Sunday.

The child was trying to see how long she could hold her breath while swimming with her brother in the 2500 block of Beechmont Avenue about 3:30 p.m.

A local resident pulled her from the pool and began trying to resuscitate her.

Police said they continued CPR when they arrived. 

The girl was taken to Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

Her name and condition was not released.

FOX19 NOW will continue to update the story as information develops.

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