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Boy, 11, dies after fall from escalator at Bel Air Mall in Mobile

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MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - A hospital spokeswoman says an 11-year-old boy who fell from an escalator inside a store in south Alabama has died.

University of South Alabama Hospitals spokeswoman Jennifer Ekman tells Al.com (http://bit.ly/1kQPwdh) that Jakobe Kirksey died Tuesday.

Mobile Fire-Rescue Public Information Officer Steve Huffman said the boy fell from the top of an escalator on the second floor of a store in the Bel Air Mall in Mobile on Sunday afternoon.

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