UK News in Pictures

Home LONDON A ten year girl has died after reportedly suffering a cardiac arrest at a leisure centre in South West London

A ten year girl has died after reportedly suffering a cardiac arrest at a leisure centre in South West London


The young child was rushed to hospital from Putney Leisure Centre on Tuesday afternoon (April 19). 

Their family has been informed and a crime scene has been put in place while police carry out an investigation. 

Officers are treating her death as unexplained and are still working out the circumstances around her tragic death. 

A Metropolitan Police spokesperson said: “A ten-year-old girl was reported to be in cardiac arrest. 

“Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and administered emergency first aid. 


“The child was taken to hospital where she sadly died a short while later.  

“Next of kin are being informed. The death is being treated as unexplained. A forensic scene is in place.” 

A spokesperson for the leisure centre said: “Unfortunately at the leisure centre yesterday a girl became unwell.  

“She was taken to hospital and we later found out she died.  

“Our thoughts are with her family and friends at this time”

social media2

Never miss another Breaking story again


You can sign up to get the latest news, top stories and exclusives sent straight to your WhatsApp from the UKNIP team.


To get stories sent to you, you need to already have WhatsApp. All you need to do is click this link and select ‘join community’

No one will be able to see who is signed up and no one can send messages except the UKNIP team. you can read your privacy policy notice.

Click here to join our WhatsApp community.

Follow UKNIP 

Similar Article To this

UK News in Pictures delivers instant news and picture coverage as the story unfold. Stay current with breaking stories thanks to this round-the-clock news service. Operating 24/7, it provides up-to-the-minute reporting on breaking news, community updates, and more, ensuring you’re always informed, wherever you are, every day of the week.

Edtior's Picks

© 2024 All Rights Reserved. Designed and Developed by UKNIP

Adblock Detected

Please support us by disabling your AdBlocker extension from your browsers for our website.