Two children critical after near drowning
Two children are in a critical condition after a near drowning at a home in Sydney's south west.
Paramedics were called to Lakewood Crescent at Casula just before 2.45pm on Saturday after reports two children - aged 18 months and 23 months - were unresponsive in a backyard swimming pool.
NSW Ambulance said the children were treated at the scene before being taken to The Children's Hospital at Westmead.
A spokeswoman said both children were in a critical condition.
NSW Police said officers are attended the home and set up a crime scene.
Originally published as Two children critical after near drowning