Subject: Nine year old child sustains fatal injuries after boating accident.
A nine year old child has sustained fatal injuries following a boating accident.
The child accident happened when the he was riding on the back of the boat with his sibling and was struck on the head as he fell backwards.
The boy sustained head injuries and complained of dizziness. His parents took him to hospital where he was told he had sustained a severe head injury resulting in a blood clot.
The boy was in hospital for two days before he was sadly pronounced dead.
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