Emergency teams warn on drowning

2008-09-24 00:00

Emergency workers are bracing themselves for a spate of drownings from September onwards. The most vulnerable are children and most victims of accidents in domestic swimming pools are toddlers, say water safety experts.

Botha said yesterday that the parents of the twins were extremely traumatised. They had entrusted their daughters to the care of a domestic worker and a family member.

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