Boy hurts back in bodyboarding incident

UPDATE 5.50PM: A boy was treated for lower back injuries after a bodyboarding incident at Moffat Beach.

The incident was initially reported as a near drowning.

The eight-year-old boy was taken to Nambour Hospital by ambulance in a stable condition.

4.35PM: A young boy has pulled from the water at a Sunshine Coast beach after a near drowning.

The eight-year-old was pulled from the water at Moffat Beach about 4.25pm and was initially reported as not alert.

He is being treated by paramedics for abnormal breathing.



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