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Jackson toddler dies; possible tub drowning

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham-Stewart says a Jackson toddler named Knowledge Ducksworth has died after a suspected tub drowning.

The accident happened on Friday afternoon at the Cedar Crest Apartment Complex on Cedar Lane in Jackson. Police say the mom stepped away briefly from her child who was in the bathtub. When she returned the boy was unresponsive. The toddler was rushed to the hospital.

Grisham-Stewart says an autopsy will take place on Monday.

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