The new state of the art Emergency Department at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital.
The new state of the art Emergency Department at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital.

Toddler hospitalised after near-drowning

A YOUNG boy is in hospital after a near-drowning on a private residence in Marcoola.

A Queensland Ambulance Services spokesperson said the incident occurred about 5.30pm Saturday.

"The toddler almost drowned at a private residence off David Low Way," a QAS spokesperson said.

"A male toddler was transported in a serious but stable condition to University of the Sunshine Coast Hospital."