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3-year-old drowns after wandering from home

TURBOTVILLE — After wandering to a neighbor’s pool, a 3-year-old child drowned in the water, Lycoming County Coroner Charles E. Kiessling Jr.

The child, Clayton-Lucas Eugene Hamilton, of 61 Main St., was pronounced dead in the UPMC Muncy emergency room about 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Kiessling said.

Family members reported that “the toddler had wandered away from his home unbeknownst to his mother and her boyfriend who had fallen asleep,” Kiessling said.

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