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12-Year-Old NY Girl Drowns in Family's Backyard Pool

It wasn't clear who else was home at the time

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Detectives are investigating the death of a 12-year-old girl who drowned in her family's backyard pool on Long Island Monday, Suffolk County cops said Tuesday.

Officers responded to a home on Association Road in Bellport after getting a call about the unresponsive child, Addison Delossantos, in the pool around 7:20 p.m.

Delossantos was transported to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

No other details were immediately available. Police say their investigation is ongoing.

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