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Six-month-old baby boy dies after drowning in a Sydney home – as a woman is arrested at the scene 

Six-month-old baby boy dies after drowning in a Sydney home – as a woman is arrested at the scene

  • Emergency services were called to an Oran Park home about 4pm on Thursday 
  • Paramedics arrived to find a six-month-old baby unconscious and unresponsive
  • The little boy was given CPR and rushed to hospital but could not be revived
  • A woman was arrested at the scene and is helping police with their inquiries 

A six-month-old baby boy has died after drowning at a home in Sydney’s south-west.

Emergency services were called about 4pm on Thursday to reports of a concern for welfare at a house in Seaborn Avenue, Oran Park.  

Paramedics arrived to find the baby in cardiac arrest and gave him CPR at the scene. 

He was rushed to Campbelltown Hospital in a critical condition but could not be revived.

Emergency services were called about 4pm on Thursday to reports of a concern for welfare at a house in Seaborn Avenue, Oran Park (pictured)

A six-month-old baby boy was rushed to hospital but died at the scene. Pictured: a man an woman at the scene

A six-month-old baby boy was rushed to hospital but died at the scene. Pictured: a man an woman at the scene

It is not yet known how or where the child nearly drowned. 

A woman was arrested at the scene and taken to Camden Police Station where she is currently assisting with inquiries. 

Police have set up a crime scene.

Investigations into the incident continue.  

A crime scene has been set up as investigations are underway into the circumstances surrounding the incident

A crime scene has been set up as investigations are underway into the circumstances surrounding the incident

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