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Wall collapses on toddler

2012-04-08 14:31

East London - A two-year-old girl died after a wall collapsed on a farm near Addo in the Eastern Cape, SABC radio news reported on Sunday.

Warrant Officer Gerda Swarts said two-year-old Julie-Ann Swartz was walking past the house when the wall collapsed onto her.

The child died on the scene and an inquest docket has been opened.

Comments
  • Sharon - 2012-04-08 15:05

    What a terrible tragedy!! My heartfelt sympathy to her family.

      Thandekile Pokolo - 2012-04-08 15:56

      oh innocent child

  • anthonyralphwilson - 2012-04-08 16:15

    and where were the parents?

      Grace - 2012-04-08 17:21

      Anthony that's a harsh uncaring and unnecessary comment. The parents have enough to deal with. The last thing one expects is for a wall to fall down!! What were they supposed to do... Hold it up??? RIP little one.

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