July 19, 2018 1.40 pm This story is over 68 months old

Boy, 6, dies after fall from window

“Our thoughts are with the family”

A six-year-old boy has died after falling from a window in Lincoln this week, police confirmed.

As previously reported, the young boy was taken to Queens Medical Centre with serious injuries after the incident, which happened at a property in Lindum Avenue at 9.40pm on Tuesday, July 17.

The boy was unconscious and not breathing when East Midlands Ambulance Service arrived on scene.

Lincolnshire Police, who are treating this as an accident, released a statement saying: “The six-year-old boy has tragically died following an incident on July 17 in which he fell from a window.

“Our thoughts are with the family and we would ask for media cooperation in not making any direct approach to them at this time.”