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August 16, 2020A 20-month-old child, originally from Massafra, drowned on the afternoon of August 15th after falling into a swimming pool inside a private villa, in the territory of Palagiano. According to an initial reconstruction being examined by the investigators, the child, once he escaped the control of his parents, was able to climb a ladder just under a meter high and then fell into the water.

The attempts at resuscitation by the 118 health workers proved useless. The carabinieri of Palagiano and the Massafra Company were also on site.