Child hospitalized with minor injuries following near drowning at Shawnee home

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SHAWNEE, Kan. — A young child was taken to a hospital shortly after 4 p.m. after they nearly drown at a home in the 6900 block of Reeder Court on Friday.

Johnson County Med-Act confirmed to FOX 4 that the child did suffer minor injuries, but couldn’t provide any more details about what led up to the emergency.