Child pulled from pool in Urraween in near-drowning

A CHILD has been taken to Hervey Bay Hospital after a near-drowning at Urraween.

The incident happened at a pool on a private property about 1.50pm on Saturday.

A spokeswoman from the Queensland Ambulance Service said the child was conscious and talking when paramedics arrived.

She was taken to hospital for further monitoring.



Brisbane Heat skipper impressed with local talent

premium_icon Brisbane Heat skipper impressed with local talent

Chris Lynn and fellow cricket legends in Rockhampton as part of Bulls Masters...

State gong for CQ sports event

premium_icon State gong for CQ sports event

‘It’s quite an honour to win this award.’

Career criminal poses as cop to swindle money

premium_icon Career criminal poses as cop to swindle money

The 62-year-old offender has spent 40 years of his life behind bars.