[KEMPTON PARK] One-year-old boy drowns in pool
A one-year-old child drowned in a pool in Kempton Park this afternoon.
Family members of the child carried him to ER24 paramedics when they arrived at the scene at approximately 14h40.
ER24 paramedics immediately started performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation for close to an hour, but unfortunately the child was later declared dead on the scene by paramedics.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident are not yet known to our paramedics but local authorities were on scene.