BBQ grill kills a 4-year-old child

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CORPUS CHRISTI, Tx. – A 4-year-old south Texas girl died Thursday night from injuries she suffered earlier in the day when barbecue grill fell onto her.

Police say she was skateboarding when she crashed into the pit, causing it to fall over.

It happened outside her mobile home in northwest Corpus Christi.

The first officer on the scene gave the girl CPR before paramedics rushed her to the hospital.

Police confirmed later in the evening that she died around 8 p.m. at Christus Spohn Memorial Hospital.

The incident remains under investigation.

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