By Jamie Rivera Published 03/24/2016 06:47:00 | Views: 689
The series of events was captured by a security camera.Source:YouTube

TRACY Anderwald and her daughter Allison were enjoying their final day of a holiday at a relative’s pool near Portland last week when events took a scary turn.

For reasons still unknown to doctors, Tracy lost consciousness while swimming.

“I don’t know what happened but I went into a seizure and when I did, I dropped to the bottom of the pool and went completely unconscious,” Ms Anderwald told 3 News.

Fortunately, her five-year-old daughter realised something was not right and sprang into action just in time.

Tracy Anderwald and her young daughter Alison.

It seems crazy to think that someone so small could conjure the strength to save the life of someone three times their size - but that is precisely what Allison did.

A surveillance camera has caught footage of little Allison diving into the water, dragging her mum to the shallow end and getting her head above water, before running to fetch her aunt for help.

Here is the footage:

By Jamie Rivera 03/24/2016 06:47:00

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