Toddler drowns in Potch pool

2015-09-16 18:29
(Picture: Nielen de Klerk, News24)

(Picture: Nielen de Klerk, News24)

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Johannesburg - A 3-year-old girl drowned in a swimming pool in Potchefstroom on Wednesday afternoon, paramedics said.

The toddler was pulled out of the pool by neighbours, ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said.

When paramedics arrived at the house they found nursing staff from a nearby clinic performing CPR on the child.

Paramedics took over and after 40 minutes of CPR the little girl was declared dead.

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