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11/14/07- Tyler

Near Drowning At Tyler Junior College

A teenager remains in intensive care Wednesday night, after nearly drowning at an East Texas college.

It happened Tuesday at Tyler Junior College's aquatics center at the Ornelas Health & Physical Education Center. 

T.J.C said a lifeguard found 18-year old Kindel Burkett unresponsive in the water. A second lifeguard performed CPR, and Burkett was taken to a hospital, where he remains in ICU.

Tyler Junior College is still investigating and gathering more information.

Courtney Lane, Reporting

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