10 year-old boy dies after incident at Reading shopping centre

A 10-year-old boy has died from severe head injuries following an incident at a shopping centre.

The boy suffered serious head injuries after an incident involving shop furniture at the Oracle shopping centre in Reading on Monday afternoon.

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Council working with police after boy's death

The council's thoughts are with the family involved Credit: Sign

Our thoughts are with the family during this difficult time.

As the enforcing authority for Health and Safety within retail premises, we will be working closely with the police, who are at present leading on the investigation.

We are contacting all parties involved in order to carry out our investigation into this tragic incident.

– Reading Borough Council

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