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HOUSTON A 16-month-old wandered outside and into the family s pool on Friday around 7:30 p.m. and nearly drowned, according to police.

The home is located on River Forest near Bayou Knoll in northwest Houston.

Officials said the child was alive when he was taken to the hospital.

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