11-year-old girl dies after falling out of boat on Drayton Manor ride

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11-year-old Evha Jannath fell out of a circular boat on the Splash Canyon attraction during a school trip to Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire on Tuesday. The pupil, from Leicester, was rescued from the water and taken to hospital but pronounced dead a short time later.

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She said Patrick, who was 10 at the time, "sort of stood up" for a photo and toppled from the boat.

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