10yo boy dies after being pulled from Gold Coast Hinterland pool

A 10-year-old boy, who was pulled from a pool in the Gold Coast Hinterland over the weekend, has reportedly died in hospital this morning.

The young boy was found unconscious in the pool on Nerang-Murwillumbah Road in Advancetown at around 9.20am on Sunday.

It was one of three similar incidents that day.


Paramedics performed CPR on the boy at the scene before he was rushed to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a critical condition.

He was later transported to Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital in Brisbane where it’s understood he passed away this morning.