Child killed by ice sculpture at Luxembourg Xmas market

Published November 25, 2019, 5:30 PM

by AJ Siytangco

By Agence France-Presse

A young child was killed by a falling ice sculpture at Luxembourg city’s Christmas market, police said.

“According to initial evidence, an ice sculpture collapsed and a block of ice, unfortunately, hit a young child” around 8 pm (1900 GMT)on Sunday, police said.

“The child was severely injured and died in the ambulance,” the statement added.

Witnesses told local media that ambulance staff had attempted to revive the child at the scene.

An investigation has been opened.

The accident happened just meters from the ice rink at the capital city’s annual Christmas fair which opened on Thursday.

 

 
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Child killed by ice sculpture at Luxembourg Xmas market

Published November 25, 2019, 12:00 AM

by manilabulletin_admin

By Agence France-Presse

A young child was killed by a falling ice sculpture at Luxembourg city’s Christmas market, police said.

“According to initial evidence, an ice sculpture collapsed and a block of ice, unfortunately, hit a young child” around 8 pm (1900 GMT)on Sunday, police said.

“The child was severely injured and died in the ambulance,” the statement added.

Witnesses told local media that ambulance staff had attempted to revive the child at the scene.

An investigation has been opened.

The accident happened just meters from the ice rink at the capital city’s annual Christmas fair which opened on Thursday.

 

 
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