Bystanders rescue young boy from Chatham Bars Inn pool

A young child was pulled from the bottom of a pool at the Chatham Bars Inn in Chatham Saturday afternoon, according to the Chatham Fire Department.

The 4-year-old boy was rescued from the pool by bystanders who performed CPR before fire department personnel arrived on scene around 2 p.m., said Nick Ruggiere, a Chatham firefighter.

The boy was transported to Cape Cod Hospital, and then moved to Children’s Hospital Boston, he said.

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The condition of the boy was not available.

Ruggiere was unsure if a lifeguard was on duty at the Chatham Bars Inn pool and the hotel’s executive office was unavailable for comment.

No further information was available.