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Missing toddler dies after falling into Northampton canal

Map showing where the boy went missing in Northampton Credit: Google Maps

Police are investigating after a two-year-old boy died after falling into a canal in Northampton.

The child was reported missing from West Cotton Close just before 6pm on Saturday evening.

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His body was found in the Grand Union canal 30 minutes later.

The boy was taken to Northampton General Hospital, before being transferred to Glenfield Hospital in Leicester where he later died.

Northamptonshire Police are working with the family to establish the circumstances leading up to the death.

A force spokeswoman said they were not treating the death as suspicious as it's thought the boy fell into the canal.