HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — Two toddlers are dead after being found unresponsive in different swimming pools in Harris County earlier this week, the sheriff's office confirms.

A 2-year-old girl was found in a family pool on Windcross Court in far west Harris County on Sunday around 5:40 p.m. Another 2-year-old girl was also found unresponsive a family pool on Paintedbrush Dawn Court in the Katy area. 

Those scenes are less than seven miles away from each other.

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With summer activities beginning in a few short days, the Harris County Sheriff’s Office is urging parents to be aware of their children swimming.

Sheriff Ed Gonzalez and Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo’s recently had this to say about water safety. (Spanish version here).

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