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Gulfport Girl Drowns In Lake

A Gulfport drowed in a lake in Harrison County late Saturday afternoon.

Harrison County coroner Gary Hargrove said 11-year-old Holly Arthur was swimming in Windance Lake off of Oakland Court in Gulfport where she went under. An adult went in after her and brought her to the shore.

Witnesses performed CPR until paramedics arrived. The girl was taken to Garden Park medical center and pronounced dead shortly after 6 p.m.

The Harrison County Sheriff's department is ruling the death an accident.

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