Baar, 24.06.2022

4-year-old girl dies in hospital after bathing accident

A four-year-old girl had to be rescued from the non-swimmer pool in the Lättich last week,

On Tuesday evening. 14 June, a girl had an accident in the Lättich outdoor pool. The four-year-old had to be resuscitated, and was then flown by the Rega to a hospital in a neighbouring canton. Eight days later, on the evening of 22 June, the girl died in hospital, according to a report from the Zug Police.

The Lättich swimming pool.                   Photo: Stefan Kaiser

The investigation into the circumstances of the bathing accident is ongoing.

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