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Minor drowns near Pecan Grove Elementary

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YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) - The Yuma Police Department responded to a drowning involving a minor earlier today.

YPD says it was called to the Pecan Grove area around noon.

When officers arrived they say life saving measures were already being taken.

The minor was then taken to Yuma Regional Medical Center.

The minor was later flown to a Phoenix area hospital.

The age and current condition of the minor is unknown at this time.

YPD says they are still investigating this case.

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