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JHB girl, 8, drowns in bathtub

Her body was found this morning when officials arrived on the scene.

Picture: EWN.

JOHANNESBURG - Paramedics say an eight-year-old girl has drowned in a bathtub in a Johannesburg apartment.

Her body was found this morning when officials arrived on the scene.

It's understood she was under adult supervision at the time of the incident.

Netcare 911's Athlenda Mathe says: "The exact details of what happened will form part of a SAPS investigation. We would like to advise all parents and childminders to not leave children unattended near water."

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