Incidents November 8, 2020
[EDENVALE] – Child dead in fatal drowning.
A 3-year-old boy was declared dead this afternoon following a fatal drowning incident at a residence in Edenvale.
At 12H49, ER24 paramedics arrived on scene to find the family trying to rush the child privately to hospital.
Medics carefully took the child and assessed him, finding no signs of life. CPR and advanced life support interventions were immediately initiated in an effort to revive the child.
Unfortunately, after 40 minutes and despite the effort of the paramedics, no vital signs returned, and the child was declared dead.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known.