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Cause Of Death Revealed For U.S. Olympian's 19-Month-Old Daughter

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Tragedy struck the family of former United States Winter Olympics star Bode Miller over the weekend. The young daughter of the skiing star passed away.

Miller's daughter, Emmy, passed away on Sunday. She drowned in a pool.

Emmy died in a Southern California pool on Sunday, according to police. She was pronounced dead at an Orange County hospital after medics were unable to revive her.

Miller took to Instagram to announce the tragic news.

"We are beyond devastated. Our baby girl, Emmy, passed away yesterday. Never in a million years did we think we would experience a pain like this. Her love, her light, her spirit will never be forgotten.

Our little girl loved life and lived it to it’s fullest everyday. Our family respectfully requests privacy during this painful time," he wrote.

Miller is married to American professional beach volleyball player Morgan Beck. The couple also has a son together.

Our thoughts are with Miller's family and friends at this time. Rest in peace, Emmy.