99-year-old Florida man falls into pool, drowns

Eugene Polard pronounced dead at hospital

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CLEARWATER, Fla. - A 99-year-old Florida man fell from a chair into a swimming pool at his home and drowned, officials said.

The incident happened Tuesday afternoon in Clearwater.

Officials say Eugene Polard was taken to Mease Hospital Dunedin, where he was pronounced dead.

No further details were immediately available.

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