Subject: Child killed by tree on school’s playground
An 8 year old has been involved in a child fatal accident after suffering a cardiac arrest whilst trapped under a tree branch that had fallen during lunch time at her school.
Emergency services were called immediately at around 1pm where the girl was treated at the scene. Sadly, she died on arrival to the hospital.
Also involved in the accident was the 50 year old teacher, who sustained head injuries and two other pupils were hurt. All are said to be in stable condition.
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