Girl dies in Sharjah hospital after fall

DUBAI // A Pakistani child died on Sunday after spending several days in the intensive care unit at Al Qassimi Hospital in Sharjah after being seriously hurt in a fall at her home.

The operations room at Sharjah Police received a death report and a special investigation team headed to the hospital. The girl’s body was transferred to the forensic laboratory to identify the cause of death.

A case file was transferred to the police, reported Al Ittihad, the Arabic language sister paper of The National.

An investigation team also visited the girl’s home to identify the height she fell from and where.

Published: December 1, 2014 04:00 AM