Toddler drowns in water race

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Three people are dead after two drowning incidents on Sunday.

Three people are dead after two drowning incidents on Sunday.

In Canterbury an 11-month-old drowned after falling into a water race at a Rolleston house around 4pm.

They were taken to hospital in a critical condition, but later died.

And a woman and a three-year-old died after she lost control of a tractor and drove into a reservoir in northern Otago.

A scene examination is underway at the Waihemo property.

Newshub.