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Posted at 10:45 PM ET, 09/26/2011

Girl found in Prince George’s bathtub dies

Updated: Sept. 27, 7:28 a.m.

A 6-year-old girl died Monday night after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub in Prince George’s County, authorities said, the second report of a child drowning in a bathtub this month.

Police said the girl was found about 8:15 p.m. in a tub in an apartment in the 3500 block of Hubbard Road in the Landover area. She was taken to a hospital where she died, authorities said.

The girl’s identity has not been released.

Less than 10 days ago, on Aug. 18, a one-year-old baby drowned in a hotel bathtub in Reston.

The latest incident was still under investigation Tuesday morning. Stay with PostLocal for the latest as more details become available.

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