Child dies after accidentally drowning in West Tupelo

TUPELO, Miss. (WCBI) – A child died after an accidental drowning.

Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green said the child went underwater at a private residential pool in West Tupelo on Sunday evening.

The child died a short time later at the hospital.

Green was not releasing the name of the child.

The coroner’s office continues to investigate the death.

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