October 13, 2015


Toddler who fell into pool dies


Anna Barker, the 2-year-old who fell into a pool outside of her family’s house on the 3400 block of Crehore Street in Lorain, was pronounced dead Saturday night at Rainbow Babies Children’s Hospital in Cleveland.

Rainbow Babies spokesman Vic Gideon said that Barker arrived at the hospital on Thursday in critical condition after accidentally falling into a pool while playing outside with her siblings.


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Anna Merriman is the police reporter for the Chronicle-Telegram. She can be reached at 329-7245 or AMerriman@chroniclet.com.Follow her on Twitter.