A 3 year old boy has died after a fireplace apparently fell on him at his home in Birkenhead.
Merseyside Police say emergency services were called to a property in St Catherines Gardens yesterday to a report that a three-year-old boy had been injured.
Paramedics attended and took the boy to hospital where he died. A post mortem will be carried out to establish a cause of death. An investigation into the full circumstances of the incident is ongoing.
More top news
Variable cloud, warmer air & mainly dry outlook over the next few days. Some potential rain Sunday night into Monday. Kerrie has the detail
Higher temperatures and more sunshine than average - but a very dry April this year
A breast surgeon from Cheshire has been convicted of wounding with intent after carrying out "completely unnecessary" operations.