Galloway Child Dies After Drowning

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A missing child report has ended in tragedy in one South Jersey town.

Galloway Township Police responded to a home on South Pitney Road around 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 16th, after reports came in about a missing child.

Upon arrival, police began searching the area and discovered the child unresponsive in a nearby residential pool. Emergency crews administered CPR on the scene, and transported the two year old to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, but despite their efforts, the child passed away.

The incident is currently under investigation. This is the third child drowning in South Jersey in July. 

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