Child rushed to hospital after near drowning on Gold Coast

A young girl has been rushed to hospital after nearly drowning on the Gold Coast overnight.

The child, believed be about primary school age, came into trouble while swimming at a location on Siganto Drive in Helensvale.

A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson confirmed crews were called to the scene just after 6.40pm.


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The youngster was stabalised by paramedics before being transported to Gold Coast University Hospital.