Kennett boy recovering after fall through skylight

     (AP) – A 14-year-old southeast Missouri boy remains hospitalized

after falling through a school’s skylight.

     The Kennett Daily Dunklin Democrat reports that the incident happened before

5:30 a.m. Friday. A 16-year-old boy ran to the police department asking for


     Police say the 14-year-old was on the roof of Kennett Middle School when he

fell through a skylight over the band room. Officials say they’re still piecing

together why the two were on the school roof.

     The boy suffered a back injury in the fall and was airlifted to Le Bonheur

Children’s Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Details about his injuries have not

been disclosed. The 16-year-old wasn’t hurt.


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