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#149436 - 09/20/03 01:31 PM Girl killed on British railway line
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The warm summer of a few weeks ago and now a warmer spell returning over the last few days has been great for children playing outside in England.

Unfortunately, it seems to have brought a spate of tragedies on railway lines, this being the most recent which happened on Wednesday:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/southern_counties/3118718.stm
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#149437 - 09/20/03 03:22 PM Re: Girl killed on British railway line
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A spokeswoman for Surrey Ambulance said paramedics had tried to resuscitate the 10-year-old on the way to hospital.


one can never quite turn the parent off here.....

my condolences Paul.
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#149438 - 09/21/03 03:53 AM Re: Girl killed on British railway line
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Paul,
I'd agree whole-heartedly with Steve, although I am not a father (yet), 10 years old is just far too young to die!!.
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