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An 8-year-old girl was confirmed dead at a Tokyo hospital Thursday after being found underneath an inflatable island in a swimming pool at Toshimaen amusement park.

According to the Metropolitan Police Department, Yuka Morimoto of Asaka, Saitama Prefecture, likely drowned after getting trapped under the floating island. The pool is 1.2 to 1.9 meters deep, and the girl was said to have been wearing a life jacket.

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