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Woman drowns in Pascagoula swimming pool

By WLOX Staff

PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) – Pascagoula police report that a 56 year old women died from drowning early this morning.  Officials say Loretta Hanson of Irvington, Alabama was found in the bottom of a swimming pool at a home on Quinn Avenue.  Police say her body was discovered by her boyfriend, who pulled her from the pool.  Hanson was pronounced dead by paramedics who arrived at the home in an effort to save her.  An autopsy revealed drowning as the cause of death.  No arrests have been made, but the investigation is continuing.

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