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5-year-old girl dies days after being rescued at Rainbow Beach Park

She was pulled out of the water by a witness June 25, police said.

Five people were hospitalized after a two vehicle crash in Portage Park Jan. 4, 2020.
The 5-year-old girl died at Comer Children’s Hospital.
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A 5-year-old girl died a few days after she was rescued from the lake last week at Rainbow Beach Park.

Amiyah Walker was found unresponsive in the water about 8:40 p.m. June 25 in the 3100 block of East 77th Street, Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

A female witness pulled her to shore, and the girl was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in grave condition, authorities said.

She was pronounced at 4:16 p.m. on June 28, the medical examiner’s office said. An autopsy is pending.