Man reveals he spent an hour trying to save Irish girl (7) in Majorca 1 week ago

Man reveals he spent an hour trying to save Irish girl (7) in Majorca

The girl's family was on the first day of their holidays when the incident happened.

A 42-year-old man has shared how he tried to save an Irish girl after she got into trouble in their hotel pool.

The girl and her family were staying at the HYB Eurocalas Hotel in Calas de Mallorca.

On Monday, June 20th, the young girl was pulled from the hotel's swimming pool.

It is believed a German man pulled the young girl out of the water.

A British man, who is a former soldier, then performed CPR on her for an hour.

He told The Sun he desperately tried to save the young girl.

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He performed CPR until the paramedics arrived and then took over.

They rushed her to the hospital in a critical condition, but the young girl sadly died in hospital on Wednesday, June 22nd.

He said a nurse was also trying to save the girl but pronounced her dead at the scene.

The dad shared, “But then the nurse got up and went away, and she left. She went back to her sun lounger and was telling people that she had gone."

However, he refused to give up and continued compressions.