A MAN airlifted to hospital after being found unconscious in a backyard swimming pool has died.
The man sustained life-threatening injuries in the Saturday morning incident in Rochester.
He died on Sunday night.
Police will now prepare a report for the coroner.
The 54-year-old man airlifted to hospital on Saturday morning after a drowning is still fighting for his life in hospital.
A man involved in a reported drowning at Rochester on Saturday morning remained in a critical condition in hospital on Saturday evening.
A man has been flown to hospital in a critical condition after a reported drowning at Rochester on Saturday morning.
Ambulance Victoria confirmed paramedics were called shortly after 9am to reports of a drowning.
Paramedics assessed a man believed to be in his 50s at the scene, before airlifting him to the Royal Melbourne Hospital.
He was in a critical condition.
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