Tragedy as man drowns in Gold Coast resort pool

A MAN has died after being found unconscious in a resort pool on the Gold Coast overnight.

Police were called to an apartment building along Riverview Parade in Surfers Paradise around 6.00pm, following reports a man had been pulled from the water.

It’s understood the man, aged in his 20s, was pulled unconscious from the bottom of the resort’s pool.


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There are reports the man jumped into the swimming pool and failed to resurface.

Paramedics desperately tried to revive him, but sadly, he could not be saved and died at the scene.

A Queensland Police spokesperson confirmed the death is not considered suspicious.

Police will prepare a report for the Coroner.