Sunday 25 October, 2020

Cayman: 3-year old drowns in strata pool

Loop has received reports from the police and witnesses, that a young child has drowned in the strata pool of condo complex, Lakeland Villas, on Old Crewe Road today.

According to the police, the 3-year-old child was found in the swimming pool and was unresponsive.

Witnesses have indicated that neighbours rushed to the scene of the incident and attempted to conduct CPR on the child until an ambulance arrived and took the mother and child to the hospital.

Emergency Medical Services attended and the child was transported to the Cayman Islands Hospital where he was later pronounced dead by the attending doctor.

The matter is under police investigation.

Loop sends our condolences to the family.

 

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