A 13-year-old boy has died after being run over by an “unattended” car.Emergency services were called to the scene in Fowey Close, Macclesfield, Cheshire, but were unable to save Kaden Gowers. Police say no-one else was involved in the accident, which happened on Tuesday evening.
A Cheshire Police statement read: “At 8.49pm on Tuesday 20 September emergency services were called to an address in Fowey Close, Macclesfield. The incident involved an unattended car and a 13-year-old boy from Macclesfield. No one else was involved in the incident.
“Paramedics attended the scene but the boy had sustained injuries which later proved to be fatal. Investigations are ongoing to establish the exact cause of the accident. The boy’s next of kin have been informed.”
Cheshire Fire Service sent two fire engines to the scene. “Crews worked with paramedics to extricate the casualty and remained on the scene to help with the investigation,” a spokesperson said.