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Boy gets caught, killed in roll-up gate


Responding officers performed CPR on child

A 6-year-old boy died of his injuries after getting caught in an Orlando parking garage gate. (2021 by WKMG ClickOrlando – All rights reserved.)

ORLANDO, Fla. – A 6-year-old boy who was in serious condition after getting caught in a roll-up parking garage gate has died as a result of his injuries, according to the Orlando Police Department.

The department said officers responded to the 300 block of E. Concord St. Saturday morning where the boy was caught in the gate. Police were able to get the boy out of the gate.

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Officers then performed CPR on the child, according to the department, and the boy was taken to the hospital in serious condition. The department said it appears to be a “tragic accident.”

The details surrounding what led up to the boy getting caught in the gate has not been released yet.

Police said the case ongoing.

This is a developing story and will be updated with more information as we receive it.

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