Toddler drowns in Hawke’s Bay pool

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Police and emergency services were called to the scene of a reported drowning in Waipukurau just before 3pm today.

A young child, aged two-years-old is reported to have drowned in a residential swimming pool.

Victim Support is offering the family assistance and our thoughts are with them at this sad time.

The death will be referred to the Coroner.