Toddler airlifted after near drowning in Sunshine Coast pool

The toddler was pulled from the water unconscious sometime between 6.30am-7am and was taken to the local hospital by road suffering breathing difficulties.

The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter received the call for help at 8.30am to retrieve the boy from Nambour General Hospital.

He was flown to the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital in a critical but stable condition.