Child Drowns in Swimming Pool
DENPASAR ~ A 3-year-old boy was found dead in a hotel swimming pool in Sidakarya, Denpasar, on Tuesday, a Sanglah Hospital official said.
Komang Ngurah Prayoga from Banjar Suwung Kangin is said to have slipped and fallen into the pool while playing with his friends.
At Sanglah Hospital, a member of Prayogaâ€™s family, Nyoman Sarta, said Prayogaâ€™s body was found floating in the pool by people in the hotel area and that he thought that the swimming pool was no longer in use.
According to a hospital representative, Prayogaâ€™s body arrived at Sanglah Hospital around 11:45am, where doctors attempted to revive him.
Grief-stricken family members were allowed to collect the body of the child for burial the same day.Filed under: The Island