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10-year-old child from Free State suffocates in the pool of the Umhlanga Rocks Occasional Complex

A 10 Year old lady suffocated in a pool of a used Ocean Villa condominium in Umhlanga Rocks, KwaZuluNatal.

A 10-year-old girl suffocated in a swimming pool at the Ocean Villa condominium in Umhlanga Rocks, KwaZuluNatal.


An audit schedule was opened after a 10-year-old from the Free State suffocated at the Ocean Villa event complex in Umhlanga Rocks.

Police said the young woman's aunt found her in the pool after returning from plugging in her cell phone.

A close neighbor in Umhlanga Rocks complained that the lofts were closely guarded on that occasion, which the complex denies.

A 10-year-old from the Free State of KwaZuluNatal with her family on vacation suffocated in a swimming pool at the Ocean Villa in Umhlanga Rocks on Friday.

police rep, Captain Raymond Deokaran, said some groups, including young people, had been hanging around the pool prior to the incident.

"The late boy's aunt said she got up and went to charge her phone and when she came back she found the young woman in the pool without moving. She jumped to get her out. The paramedics [certified] her death

Kayleen van der Merwe of Ocean Villa said that paramedics were being brought into the facility while one of the administrators was talking to the boy word of mouth. Joburg

"We are so sad about this terrible incident. We don't have the full story of the Young man manager received. A security guard called us, we arrived in a hurry last night, the boy had already been taken out of the pool.Cindy [one of the managers] gave him CPR but unfortunately he died, ”said Van der Merwe.

He added that allegedly no adult was accompanying the young man to the pool. alleged to Ocean Villa executives that there were multiple complaints about how the area's event complex was being monitored.


“I have news for Cindy about the closely monitored event complex. After check-in time, some were even held outside on the street. Visitors came long after check-in time and our complaints to the police were not notified.

"As a vacation convenience just yards from the coast, Ocean Villa should have a lifeguard for its visitors. Currently a young lady has kicked the bucket ... Where was the security?You have security guards just hanging around and not approving the principles, ”said Smith.


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