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12-year-old boy drowned in a canal in Wigan
Monday 25th April, 2005

Shortly after 3pm on Sunday 24 April 2005 police were called to the Leeds/Liverpool canal in Wigan following reports that a 12-year-old was in the water.

Officers attended, and with fire crews, recovered a 12-year-old boy from the water close to Robin Park Road in Newtown.

The boy was taken to Wigan Royal Infirmary where he died a short time later.

The death is not being treated as suspicious.

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