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Young child in critical condition after falling into pool in Chilliwack

File photo. (BC EHS/Twitter)
Summary

According to BC Emergency Health Services, the incident happened at around 4:30 pm in Chilliwack

The child was airlifted to hospital, where they remain in critical condition

It's not clear how old the child is, or how they fell into the pool

CHILLIWACK (NEWS 1130) — A young child had to be airlifted to hospital Thursday afternoon after falling into a pool at home.

According to BC Emergency Health Services, the incident happened at around 4:30 pm in Chilliwack, when the child was pulled from the pool at a home.

They were rushed to hospital, where they remain in critical condition.

It’s not clear how old the child is, or how exactly they fell into the pool.