South Africa: Boy found dead in pool at Kruger National Park


A nine-year-old boy has been found dead in a pool at the Kruger National Park on Saturday, July 16.

It was gathered that the young boy was visiting the park with his family when he drowned and lost his life

The spokesperson of the South African National Parks (SANParks), Ike Phaahla, the security jumped into the pool, pulled him out and performed CPR while waiting for medical assistance. Unfortunately, the boy was pronounced dead by the Skukuza residential doctor.

Meanwhile, the SANParks management sent its condolences to the family of the boy. The name of the family members and the deceased are being withheld for privacy purposes.