Boy killed in 'tragic accident'

An coroner recorded a verdict of accidental death after Karl Doran, seven, was killed in Beamish in July 2012

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Boy crushed to death at Beamish Museum: Accidental verdict

The jury at an inquest into the death of a boy who died at a museum has returned a verdict of accidental death.

Seven-year-old Karl Doran fell from a vintage steam roller at Beamish in County Durham in July 2012. He died from his injuries.

His father is a steam engine enthusiast and had been driving the vehicle at the time.

Frances Read reports.

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