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Teen girl dies in bathtub electrocution

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An unfortunate accident has claimed the life of a Lubbock teenage girl.  

Madison Coe died on Sunday while she was in a bathtub at her father's home in New Mexico.

According to Coe's family, the teen was electrocuted when she grabbed her phone while it was plugged into a charger in a bathroom outlet. 

"This is such a tragedy that doesn't need to happen to anyone else. And we want something good to come out of this as awareness of not using your cell phone in the bathroom as it is plugged in and charging," said Donna O'Guinn, Madison's grandmother. 

Madison Coe was just 14-years-old. 

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