Boy, 7, drowns after leaping into Chai Wan swimming pool

PUBLISHED : Monday, 21 August, 2000, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 21 August, 2000, 12:00am
 

A seven-year-old boy drowned in a Chai Wan public swimming pool. He apparently jumped into the 1.4-metre pool as his mother helped his younger brother change.


Three lifeguards were on duty. The boy was declared dead at Eastern Hospital.


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