Child rushed to hospital after near drowning in GC pool

A young boy has been rushed to Gold Coast University Hospital after nearly drowning at an Ormeau home.

A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson said the three-year-old was unresponsive when he was pulled from the pool around 2.00pm.

It is unknown how long the child had been under the water for, however has has been revived and is now in a stable condition.


Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

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