Schoolgirl dies after accident in school gym
Key words: fatal accidents to child, pommel horse, PE lesson
injuries: Fatal accident
A 12-year-old schoolgirl died after catching her foot on a pommel horse and falling during a PE lesson.
The school’s pastoral care supervisor administered CPR on her whilst the paramedics were called.
Teachers and pupils in the school gym rushed to help her but she died in hospital a week later from a hyper-extension injury to the neck.
For further information please see the following link:
Posted: December 31, 2013 at 9:00 am