Prince Alfred Park pool: Swimming carnival emergency as teenage girl is pulled from the water at popular pool

  • Teenage girl pulled from water at pool 
  • Was at her school’s swimming carnival

A teenage girl has been rushed to hospital after being pulled from the water during a swimming carnival.

Emergency services were called to Prince Alfred Park Pool in Surry Hills, Sydney, about 1:30pm on Tuesday where they treated the high school student. 

A passerby told Daily Mail Australia the pool was hosting Newtown High School of the Performing Arts’ swimming carnival at the time.

Paramedics could be seen transporting her on a stretcher to awaiting ambulances.

A spokesperson for NSW Ambulance confirmed the teen had been pulled from the water after suffering a medical episode and was rushed to St Vincent’s Hospital.

More to come. 

A teenage girl has been rushed to hospital after having a medical episode in the water during a school swimming carnival at Prince Alfred Park Pool (pictured) on Tuesday