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Granddaughter, grandmother drown in Toombs County

A grandmother and granddaughter have drowned in Toombs County. A grandmother and granddaughter have drowned in Toombs County.
TOOMBS CO., GA (WTOC) -

A grandmother and granddaughter drowned Thursday in Toombs County.

According to the Toombs County Sheriff, the grandmother accidently drove into a family pond off of Polly Lane just outside Vidalia..

The Sheriff says it does not appear foul play is involved.

"It is a sad time for us to have to work someting like this. Our condolences go out to the family," Toombs County Sheriff Alvie Kight said.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigations was on scene along with investigators from the Sheriff's Office.

Friends and family members of the victims are in disbelief.

"I heard about it and I rushed right over. I am totally devastated. I used to live right next door to the family and we are like family. This is unbelievable," friend Stacey O'Neal said.

The names of the victims are not being released pending family notification.

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