Police issue open water warning after boy, 8, left in critical condition



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Police are warning people to stay away from open water after an eight-year-old boy was left in a critical condition after falling into a river in Braithwaite, near Keighley

The incident happened at Tinker Bridge around 11.30am on Sunday, July 27, when the youngster was playing with friends.

It is believed he struck his head on an object as he fell into the water, causing him to suffer a serious head injury.


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