The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has said today that it could not confirm details of a boy who died in a fall while on holiday in Malaysia due to his age. Reports suggest that Matthew Hamer fell from a window or fire escape.
"We are aware of the death of a British national and we are providing consular assistance," a Foreign and Commonwealth Office spokesman said today.
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