STATEMENT BY NETCARE 911:
At 13H00 Sunday afternoon Netcare 911 responded to reports of a drowning at Nyoni Pools in Amanzimtoti.
Reports from the scene indicate that a 16-year-old male was found unresponsive by bathers.
Lifeguards were alerted who immediately started CPR after finding him unresponsive and not breathing.
The patient was treated on scene by an Advanced life support paramedic and rapidly transported to hospital for further treatment.