Cork toddler dies following tragic swimming pool accident in Spain

A three-year-old boy has died after he was found unconscious in a pool in Spain yesterday morning. The young boy, who is from Mallow in Co.Cork, was on holiday with his grandparents when the tragic accident occurred.

The young boy was found floating in a swimming pool by a local man at 9am on Monday, August 12.

The man helped resuscitate the boy until medics arrived. They spent an hour trying to stabalise the young boy before transferring him to hospital.

He was unconscious when he was rushed to Alicante General Hospital.

The incident took place at a swimming pool in the Cabo Roig area.

The toddler, who is the youngest of three, was surrounded by his loving family when he passed away.





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