Young boy dies after falling from coconut tree
A yet to be identified boy has died after he was impaled through
the head by the rod shooting out from the foundation of a house.
The sad incident is said to have happened yesterday at Peace Island, Liberia.
The deceased was said to have climbed a coconut tree when he fell
and landed on the rod with his head.
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His screams attracted neighbors who were frightened to touch him
as the boy sat on the floor and bled out.
It is reported all attempts to later rescue him proved abortive
and he was confirmed dead at the hospital.