The child was taken to Son Espases. | Pere Bota


On Tuesday, a lifeguard at a hotel in Alcudia saved a 17-month-old boy from drowning in the pool.

The incident occurred shortly before 7pm. The lifeguard performed basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation before ambulances and police arrived on the scene.

Medics managed to revive the child, who was taken to Son Espases Hospital.