Girl, 3, has Died after Swimming Accident in Lancaster Pool; Brother Remains Critical

August 30, 2014 Updated Aug 30, 2014 at 10:38 AM EDT

By Matt Bove

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August 30, 2014 Updated Aug 30, 2014 at 10:38 AM EDT

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW-TV) - Per multiple sources: 3 y.o girl pulled from a Lancaster backyard pool has died. Her 4 y.o brother remains in critical condition at Women and Children Hospital in Buffalo

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Tonight police are continuing their investigation at 36 Rose St. in Lancaster, where they say two young children were found unresponsive in their backyard pool.

The call came in just after 7:30 p.m. when the Aunt of the four-year-old boy and three-year-old girl found the kids in the pool.

First responders were on the scene within minutes and began CPR immediately upon arriving.

Both children remained unresponsive when taken to St. Joseph’s hospital with a police escort.

The four-year-old boy was transferred to Children’s hospital a few hours later, but the status of the children is still unknown.