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Child identified in Lake Wildwood drowning

An eight-year-old girl died Saturday night after Bibb County deputies say she drowned in Lake Wildwood.

Officials say they got a call for a missing child on the 100 block of Clubhouse Road around 7:45 Saturday night.

After searching the lake, they found the girl's body.

Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones told 13WMAZ by phone that the girl's name is Tasia Jones, and she was a student at Walter P. Jones Elementary School in Macon. The child was with family members at the clubhouse area of the lake, according to a Bibb County Sheriff's Office news release.

She was transported to the Medical Center of Central Georgia where she was later pronounced dead.

Officers are still investigating the incident.


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