Toddler resuscitated after near drowning on the Gold Coast

A TODDLER has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition after almost drowning in a public pool on the Gold Coast.

It’s understood the 21-month-old boy was found floating in a pool at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre on Marine Parade in Southport just after 2pm.

Paramedics reportedly arrived to find the child unconscious.


PHOTO: File image / © Jaydan Duck

PHOTO: File image / © Jaydan Duck

The little boy was resuscitated at the scene before being rushed to the Gold Coast University Hospital.

An ambulance spokesperson said the toddler was transported in a serious, but stable condition.