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Toddler rushed to hospital after near drowning at Helensvale

A toddler has been rushed to hospital following a near drowning incident on the Gold Coast this morning.

Paramedics were called to a home at Helensvale just before 11.00am following reports a female toddler had come into trouble in water.

She was treated at the scene before being transported to Gold Coast University Hospital.


She is believed to be in a stable condition.


Shanee Dobeson
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