MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Police said a young girl drowned Tuesday afternoon in a lake near her family home in Coconut Creek.

The girl who was less than 2 years old was found unresponsive at the lake on Cocoplum Circle.

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Police said officers began CPR on the child and then turned over life-saving efforts to emergency medical personnel from the Margate-Coconut Creek Fire Department.

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The toddler was transported to Northwest Medical Center in Margate where she died a short time later.

Police are calling the drowning an accident, but are not saying anything else about what may have led to the drowning.

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The child’s name has not been released.