The new state of the art Emergency Department at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital.
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A YOUNG boy is in hospital after a near-drowning on a private residence in Marcoola.

A Queensland Ambulance Services spokesperson said the incident occurred about 5.30pm Saturday.

"The toddler almost drowned at a private residence off David Low Way," a QAS spokesperson said.

"A male toddler was transported in a serious but stable condition to University of the Sunshine Coast Hospital."



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