WESTERN BOCA RATON, FL -- Parents are thanking an on-duty lifeguard after rescuing their little girl from underwater Thursday afternoon.
According to Cpt. Don DeLucia with Palm Beach County Fire-Rescue, reports were a near-drowning patient at the Coconut Cove Waterpark in Western Boca Raton.
A lifeguard jumped into action and rescued the little girl who was underwater in distress. CPR was performed on the child and she was quickly revived by the lifeguard.
Palm Beach County Fire-Rescue officials transported a young girl to Western Boca Raton Medical Center for further treatment. She was last listed in stable condition.
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