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A 3-year-old boy died in an apparent drowning in Port Allen on the 4th of July, according to the West Baton Rouge Parish Coroner's Office. 

The incident was reported around 5 p.m. Saturday after the child was found in an above-ground swimming pool, authorities said.

Emergency crews brought the boy to a hospital where he was pronounced dead, officials said. 

Additional details about the incident weren't immediately available Sunday.