A child has been taken to hospital after a near drowning in Sydney’s north west today, NSW Police say.
About 12pm today, emergency services were called to a home on June Street, Seven Hills, after a three-year-old boy was found unresponsive in a backyard swimming pool.
CPR was performed at the scene by neighbours and continued when NSW Ambulance paramedics arrived.
The boy was taken to the Children’s Hospital at Westmead in a stable condition.
Officers from Blacktown Local Area Command will investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers.