Infant bathtub slings recalled because of drowning risk

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(KRON)—Infant Bathtub Slings, made by Summer Infant, are being recalled because they pose a risk of injury and even drowning.

The baby product company issued a voluntary recall of 86,000 fabric slings that are attached to Lil’ Luxuries Whirlpool, Bubbling Spa & Shower bathtubs.

The recalled slings are missing a white plastic clip.

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, there have been 91 reports of the slings detaching and 11 reports of babies bumping their heads.

So far, there are no reports of serious injuries or drowning.

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