Girl, 6, critical after falling into swimming pool

Girl, 6, critical after falling into swimming pool
File photo of a swimming pool.

GEORGE TOWN - A six-year-old girl is in critical condition after falling into a swimming pool at a condominium in Bandar Baru Air Itam here.

She is believed to be playing with her sisters, aged 11 and 16, around the swimming pool compound when she fell into the pool.

It is learnt that family members rushed the unconscious girl to the Penang Hospital after pulling her out of the pool at about 6pm yesterday.

Police, who received a report on the incident, said the girl was in critical condition and warded in the intensive care unit.

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