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Child Drowning Victim Identified

Authorities say the little boy who drowned in an East Texas lake Sunday was 6-year-old Rodrick Johnson of Pittsburg. The Marion County Sheriff's department says Rodrick was casting a net when he fell into the water at the Johnson Creek Marina at Lake O'The Pines.   They say he was not breathing when he was pulled out of the water. Johnson was flown to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

Bob Hallmark, reporting.  bhallmark@kltv.com

 

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