Bathing tragedy when a little boy drowns at home – just days after another child silently slipped underwater at a public swimming pool and died
- Child under 10 dies tragically at home in Banksia Park, north of Adelaide
- The young boy drowned in a bathtub at the home in South Australia
- Another child died on Saturday at the Waikerie Swimming Pool in South Australia
A child under the age of 10 tragically drowned in a bathtub just days after another young person died in a public swimming pool.
Paramedics were called to Banksia Park, 12 miles north of Adelaide, at around 5:50pm Monday to respond to reports that a young boy had drowned.
A SA police spokesperson said the death was considered “non-suspicious”.
A report is now being prepared for the coroner.
A child under the age of 10 tragically drowned in a bathtub just days after another child died in a public swimming pool in South Australia. The young boy was found dead on Monday afternoon (stock image)
Death comes as just days earlier, a nine-year-old boy drowned in Waikerie Swimming Pool.
The boy slipped silently under water at a swimming pool in South Australia’s Riverland region at 3:30 p.m. Saturday.
Emergency services were called to the scene and paramedics attempted to resuscitate the boy before he was rushed to Waikerie Hospital, where he died.