Paramedics were called to a teenager who had been pulled from the water at Double Island Point in a near drowning.
Paramedics were called to a teenager who had been pulled from the water at Double Island Point in a near drowning. Mikey Pee

Teen pulled from ocean in near drowning at popular beach

A TEENAGER has been pulled from the ocean at a popular tourist hot spot in a near drowning.

Reports indicate Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) was called to a near drowning at Double Island Point about 4.45pm yesterday.

A 16-year-old boy was conscious and breathing at the time of the call.

A spokesman from QAS said it was not known whether the boy was taken to hospital.


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