Boy fighting for life after near drowning

Pulled from a backyard pool at Benowa

Boy fighting for life after near drowning

A young boy is fighting for life after being found unconscious in a backyard pool at Benowa.

Paramedics and police were reportedly called a home in Aldrin Avenue just after midday on Friday, treating a seven-year-old on the scene.

Queensland Ambulance has confirmed the boy was then taken to Gold Coast University Hospital in a critical condition.

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