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Boy, 6, pulled from Walden Pond in Concord


CONCORD, Mass. ( – A 6-year-old was rushed to a Concord hospital after being pulled from Walden Pond Monday afternoon.

Authorities pulled the boy from the pond at about 2:26 p.m. and began performing CPR because the child was not breathing.

The boy responded to the CPR and was conscious while being transported to Emerson Hospital.

Walden Pond is a state reservation known as the site of Henry David Thoreau's famous cabin in the woods.