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Child Dies After Falling from Upper Floor of Flat in South London

Child Dies After Falling From Upper Floor Of Flat In South London

A child has tragically died after falling from the upper floor of a flat on Hotspur Street, SE11.

Child Dies After Falling From Upper Floor Of Flat In South London

Police were called to the scene at 4.23pm on Friday, 24 May. Officers attended alongside paramedics from the London Ambulance Service (LAS). Despite their efforts, the child was pronounced dead at the scene. The child’s family has been informed.

Child Dies After Falling From Upper Floor Of Flat In South London

At this very early stage, there is nothing to indicate that the incident is suspicious. However, enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances surrounding the fall.

Child Dies After Falling From Upper Floor Of Flat In South London

Cordons have been put in place at the scene as officers continue their investigation.

Child Dies After Falling From Upper Floor Of Flat In South London

Child Dies After Falling From Upper Floor Of Flat In South London
child dies after falling from the upper floor of a flat in south London

A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police said, “Our thoughts are with the family at this incredibly difficult time. We are working to understand the full details of what happened.”

Child Dies After Falling From Upper Floor Of Flat In South London

Anyone with information that may assist the investigation is urged to contact the police on 101, quoting the reference number for the incident.

Child Dies After Falling From Upper Floor Of Flat In South London

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