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Near Drowning at Manor Woods Pool in Rockville

Lifeguards pulled a 13-year-old boy from a pool in Rockville late this afternoon, according to a Montgomery County fire and rescue official.

BCC-RS Rescue Squad Ambulance 450x280Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer said the near drowning occurred in the 14400 block of Bauer Drive in Rockville at 4 p.m. at the Manor Woods Pool.

Piringer said the teen was resuscitated and transported to a nearby hospital as a priority two patient.

This is the second near drowning in Rockville in the past two days.

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