Ten-year-old boy dies after water incident at building site – STV News

A ten-year-old boy has died after an incident at a building site in Glasgow.

Emergency services were called after the boy got into trouble in water at the site in Drumchapel on Thursday night.

He was taken to hospital by ambulance, but could not be saved.

An investigation into the circumstances is under way, however the death is not being treated as suspicious.

A police spokesman said: “Around 9.55pm on Thursday police were called to a report of a boy seriously injured at a works site near Glenkirk Drive, Drumchapel, Glasgow.

“Emergency services attended and the ten-year-old boy was taken by ambulance to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, where he died a short time later.

“Police enquiries are continuing to establish the exact circumstances surrounding this incident, however the death is not being treated as suspicious.

“Health and Safety Executive have been informed.”

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