Child dies after falling from upper-floor flat in Brixton, south London | UK News

In a heartbreaking incident, a young child has perished after a fall from a high-rise apartment in Brixton, located in the southern region of London, as confirmed by authorities.

The incident was reported to the Metropolitan Police following observations of the child descending from one of the building’s high-level residences on Hotspur Street, shortly after 4:20 PM on a Friday.

Emergency medical teams from the London Ambulance Service (LAS) were present at the scene.

As per an official statement by the police, “Despite the exhaustive efforts of emergency personnel, the child was declared deceased at the location. The family of the child have been notified.”

The statement also highlighted that “At the onset, nothing appears to indicate that the fall was suspicious, however investigations are continuing to comprehend the full details of this tragic event.”

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