Near drowning occurs at downtown hotel pool

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ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Some scary moments at a downtown St. Louis hotel pool Saturday.

First responders from the St. Louis Fire Department were called to the Crowne Plaza hotel following a near drowning incident.

The incident involved an 8-year-old girl who was pulled from the water.

The girl was alert and conscious and did not require CPR.

She was taken to the hospital for observation.