A young teenager is being treated for suspected spinal injuries after a water slide incident at a resort.
A young teenager is being treated for suspected spinal injuries after a water slide incident at a resort. Daily Telegraph

Girl hospitalised after water slide accident

A YOUNG teenager is being treated for suspected spinal injuries after a water slide incident saw her hit her head on concrete.

The 13-year-old girl was swimming at Opal Cove Resort's pool when the accident took place.

According to a NSW Ambulance spokesperson, emergency crews arrived on scene around 11am.

Paramedics were required to take spinal precautions and transferred the girl to Coffs Harbour Base Hospital.