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Island Park woman, 46, found dead on float in backyard pool

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An Island Park woman was found dead on a backyard pool float on Friday, according to the Nassau County Police Department.

The NCPD said in a release that the Fourth Squad responded to a call about a woman being found on a pool float with her head in the water on Quebec Road.

When police arrived, the woman was found unresponsive and she was transported to a local hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Police have withheld the identity of the woman and an investigation is ongoing.