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October 22, 2014

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Child, 3, nearly drowns at Las Vegas Strip hotel, officials say

A 3-year-old child was taken to the hospital after nearly drowning today at the Flamingo hotel pool on the Las Vegas Strip, the Clark County Fire Department reported.

At 1:15 p.m., the child was reported to have fallen into the water, Fire Chief John Steinbeck said.

The child was out of the water and breathing before emergency officials arrived, Steinbeck said.​

No other details were immediately available.

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