First responders have been left rocked after a toddler was pulled unconscious from a backyard swimming pool south of Perth on Thursday.
Skeer News understands a three-year-old boy was reported missing from what’s believed to the family home on Kookaburra Drive in Greenfields.
Police were preparing to expend the search with an alert put out just before 2pm.
The boy was found, a short time later, in the backyard pool of a property on the same street.
Paramedics and police tried desperately to revive him but he couldn’t be saved.
Witnesses told Skeer News detectives at the scene walked out of the house in tears.
It’s understood the death is not being treated as suspicious, however, forensic police are examining the scene.