2 women, 1 girl died in weekend drownings

Published 10:07 am Monday, August 1, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS — Three people have died in apparent drownings in Minnesota over the weekend. A 7-year-old girl is among the victims.

Authorities say the girl was found unresponsive in a Bloomington lake on Sunday afternoon. She was pulled from the water at East Bush Lake Beach and lifeguards started CPR before paramedics arrived. She later died at Minneapolis Children’s Hospital.

Her name hasn’t been released.

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