School boy dies after being hit by hockey ball in school
Subject: School boy dies after being hit by hockey ball
A 16 year old boy has died after being hit by a hockey ball thrown by another pupil.
The accident happened when the boy was hit on the head at close range with full force in the school’s playground during a boys ‘playful ball fight’.
The boy suffered a severe head injury that was not survivable and he sadly died in hospital the following day.
The boy’s Mother is attempting to sue the school for failing in their duty of care to her son, she argues that teachers should have been supervising the children.
Posted: January 20, 2014 at 5:28 pm