Police: McLean Child Killed in Apparent Accident

An active investigation is ongoing into the death of an 11-year-old boy, but Fairfax Police say death appears to have been accidental.

The incident occurred in the 1700 block of Maxwell Court in McLean yesterday afternoon. The child was found critically injured and was taken to the hospital where the child died.

The Washington Post reported the incident occurred around 5:30 p.m. as the boy was playing with his friends.

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