Toddler drowns in swimming pool

A TODDLER has died after being pulled from the pool of a Fraser Coast home.

The 18-month-old boy fell into the pool at a Craignish address.

Paramedics attended the private residence on Friday about 3.50pm after the backyard accident.

The toddler was transported to Hervey Bay Hospital in a critical condition.

A Queensland Police Service spokesman confirmed the boy died.

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