28/05/2015

8-Year-Old Boy Dies Following Accident In Glasgow Cemetery

An 8-year-old boy has died following an accident at a cemetery in Glasgow.

Ciaran James Williamson died after the incident in the Craigton Cemetery, Cardonald at approximately 7.25pm on 26 May.

He was pronounced dead at Yorkhill Hospital.

Two 10-year-old boys were also taken to hospital

Police are not treating the death as suspicious.

Detective Inspector Tom McKen said: "This is such a tragic set of circumstances and our thoughts are with Ciaran’s family.

"Enquiries are ongoing however the incident is not being treated as suspicious and a full report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal."

(LM/CD)

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