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Canal tragedy: The latest

Police are investigating the death of six-year-old Imie Harrison who fell into a canal yesterday evening. The girl was one of two children who fell into the water in Springfield Park, Kidderminster.

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Police investigate canal death of six-year-old girl

Police are investigating the death of a six-year-old girl who fell into a canal in Kidderminster.

The girl was one of three children who fell into the water near Springfield Park, shortly before 6.20pm on Tuesday.

Two of the children managed to escape, but the third child was in the canal for some time, she died on the way to Birmingham's Children's Hospital.

It is unclear whether the children were alone or with adults at the time of the accident.

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