Two young siblings are in a critical condition after being found unconscious at the bottom of a pool yesterday afternoon.
The two year old and his 16 month old sibling were pulled from the pool in Morayfield at approximately 4:30pm yesterday and were treated by paramedics.
Both were rushed to the Queensland Children’s Hospital and are still fighting for life.
It is unknown how long the pair were unconscious for before an ambulance arrived.
BREAKING: Two young children are fighting for life after being pulled unconscious from a backyard pool at Morayfield. The 16-month-old toddler and two-year-old child were found in the water at a Michael Avenue home around 4:30pm. #7NEWS pic.twitter.com/hWGTsUIEQJ
— 7NEWS Brisbane (@7NewsBrisbane) March 25, 2019
The incident occurred on Michael Street, Morayfield.
Paramedics are speaking with residents at the house and neighbours to determine the events that unfolded leading to the pair being found unconscious at the bottom of the pool.
Micheal Avenue, Morayfield
A 16-month-old child and a two-year-old child have been pulled from a pool unconscious. They have both been rushed to hospital, fighting for life. pic.twitter.com/9CJ7uHIf5Y
— Mitch Baker (@newscomau) March 25, 2019