Child rescued from pool
An 18-month-old boy is in a stable condition this evening after he was rescued from a swimming pool at a residence in Jacaranda Street in Middelburg. ER24 paramedics rushed to the residence after they were alerted of the incident by the CPF. Paramedics arrived on scene they found the patient being resuscitated by CPF and family members. ER24 paramedics immediately took over from the bystanders, continuing CPR and providing the patient with advanced life support intervention. After ten minutes of CPR, the patients vital signs returned. He was immediately stabilised and transported to Mid Med Hospital for urgent medical attention. It is unknown how the incident occurred.