Child suffers serious injury after drowning in Aqaba


Published: 2019-06-21 11:50

Last Updated: 2024-04-15 21:42


A child was seriously injured after drowning inside a swimming pool at a hotel in the city of Aqaba on Thursday, June 20, 2019, according to a statement issued by the Civil Defense Directorate (CDD).

The statement said that citizens around the area helped pulling the child out before the CDD cadres arrived.

The necessary first aid was provided to the child and he was transferred to Prince Hashem Military Hospital, where his health condition was described as serious, the statement added.