Child dies when ice cream shop security door falls

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A 3-year-old girl is dead after a security door fell on her at a Philadelphia ice cream shop.

Investigators say the security door detached and fell on the child at a Rita’s Water Ice store in north Philadelphia. The accident happened at around 4:30 p.m. in the city’s Brewerytown section. They say the girl was taken to a hospital and died shortly after arrival. Officials with the Department of Licenses and Inspections are on the scene investigating.

No other information was immediately available.

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