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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Verdict in death of seven-year-old who died at Beamish

The jury in an inquest into the death of seven-year-old Karl Doran, who died at Beamish museum in July 2012, has returned a verdict of accidental death.

A coroner at Crook Civic Centre today heard he had fallen from a steam roller his father had been driving as part of a display at the museum.

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