July 12, 2018 7:37 am

London toddler pulled from Lake Huron Saturday dies in hospital

Ontario Provincial Police in Hawkesbury are investigating a three-vehicle crash on Highway 17 that occurred around noon on Tuesday. One person died in the crash, the OPP detachment said.

Lars Hagberg / The Canadian Press File

A two-year-old girl from London died two days after being pulled from the water north of Grand Bend over the weekend.

OPP say they were called to the Port Blake Conservation Area off the Bluewater Veterans’ Highway around 9 p.m. Saturday.

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The toddler was unconscious when she was pulled from Lake Huron. She was unresponsive at the scene, officers said.

The girl, who’s been identified as Ayat Alkubet, was taken to hospital for treatment. She died Monday.

Police do not suspect foul play.

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