2-year-old wanders away from home, drowns in Texas lake

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A 2-year-old boy died Thursday after wandering away from home and drowning in a nearby lake.

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The toddler was found in Lake Houston, about five minutes after a 911 call was made about the missing child, KTRK reported.

Rescuers took the child to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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