A 7 year old boy was rescued by the lifeguard on the beach of Stavros, Akrotiri, on Friday morning.
Incident occurred shortly before 11.30 a.m.
Some children were playing in the sea (in a 30 cm depth), when the 7 year old boy swallowed sea water and lost his senses.
The lifeguard pulled out the boy from sea.
The lifeguard’s rapid reaction… saved the boy.
The child was transferred by ambulance to the General Hospital of Chania.