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Life Threatening Injuries Reported for Victim of Near Drowning at La Quinta Inn in Clifton

By rlsmetro on

There were life-threatening injuries immediately reported for the victim of a near-drowning that occurred at a hotel on Thursday evening.

According to preliminary reports, Clifton emergency responders rushed to the La Quinta Hotel located a 265 NJ-3 at approximately 5:30 p.m.

Rescue crews arrived and began CPR on an unidentified, unconscious and unresponsive person who was reportedly pulled from a pool according to police.

The victim was transported to St. Joseph's Hospital in severe condition. Authorities have not updated the victim's status as of 5 a.m. Friday morning.

The incident remains under investigation.