GEORGE TOWN – A six-year-old girl is in critical condition after slipping into a swimming pool at a condominium in Bandar Baru Air Itam here this evening.
The girl was believed to have played around with her two sisters, aged 11 and 16, when she slipped and fell into the pool in the mishap which occurred at 6.30 pm.
She was unconscious when rescued by older members of her family who later rushed her to the Penang Hospital.
Meanwhile, Timur Laut police chief ACP Mior Faridalthrash Wahid, when contacted confirmed the incident.
He said, right now, the girl was receiving treatment at the hospital’s intensive care unit.
“We have received a report on the incident and are now waiting for the medical report for further action,” he said. – Bernama