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Boy Awake After Primark Fall

A six-year-old boy is out of an induced coma at Nottingham's Queens's Medical Centre after falling 35 feet from the top of an escalator onto the floor below.

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Boy injured in Primark fall out of coma and "squeezing hands of mum and dad"

The six-year-old boy who fell 35 feet in a Primark shop in Nottingham has been woken out of his coma says his dad.

Ryan Hooley fell from the top of an escalator on Wednesday and suffered 5 fractures to his head before being put into an induced coma.

His dad Andrew said they are expecting him to be taken off of his ventilator by tomorrow.

Much to the relief of his parents, Andrew said he is responding well to treatment at Nottingham's Queens's Medical Centre and has his eyes open

"He has his eyes open and is squeezing the hands of his mum and me."

– Andrew Hooley

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