Subject: Child injured after getting caught in parking gate
A seven year old child was left injured when he was playing on an electric parking gate and his arm and head became lodged in the metal frame.
The child and his friends were playing on the car park barrier at around 6pm when the boy got afraid to jump as the barrier got higher. He was rushed to hospital after a passer-by noticed the young boy was trapped. Emergency services were called where it took them 25 minutes to safely remove the boy.
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