Boy airlifted after being found unresponsive in Hamilton Island pool

January 26, 2023 7:39 am in by
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A child has been flown to hospital after a near drowning incident at a resort on Hamilton Island.

The four-year-old boy was found unresponsive at the bottom of the main resort pool, after 1pm yesterday.

Emergency services rushed to the scene and assessed the boy.

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He was airlifted by the RACQ CQ Rescue helicopter to Mackay Hospital in a stable condition, along with his mother.