Akron Toddler Drowns in Swimming Pool

August 29, 2014 Updated Aug 29, 2014 at 7:40 PM EDT

By Hannah Buehler

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August 29, 2014 Updated Aug 29, 2014 at 7:40 PM EDT

AKRON, NY (WKBW) A one-year-old baby girl drown in a swimming pool on East Avenue in Akron Thursday night.

The small toddler was transported to Millard Filmore Suburban Hospital where she later died.

The child's parents, both community firefighters, did not want to comment on the incident, but did tell Channel 7's Hannah Buehler they were home during the tragic event.

Erie County Sheriff's have taken over the case and are investigating further.

We have a live report from Akron.