Boy, 3, airlifted to hospital after being found in pool

A three-year-old boy has been airlifted to hospital after being found in a swimming pool in Wiltshire.

Police were called to the village of Upavon at 7pm this evening, following a report of a missing child. The child was found 20 minutes later in a nearby swimming pool.

The boy received emergency medical treatment at the scene but Wiltshire Police described him as "unresponsive".

He was airlifted to Southampton General Hospital where he remains in a life threatening condition.

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