Boy, 2, Killed by Dolphin Statue at Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco

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A 2-year-old boy was killed Friday when a 6-foot metal dolphin statue fell on him while his family was walking along a busy street at Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco.


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The accident happened around 11:30 a.m. in 220 block of Jefferson Street, said Gordon Shyy, a spokesman for San Francisco police.

The boy’s family was visiting from Utah, police said.

Initially, it appeared the boy did not suffer serious injury, but his condition soon worsened and he died at a hospital, Shyy said.

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