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Reading boy, 7, found hanging from curtain

A 7-year-old Reading boy died Saturday after he accidentally hung himself from a closet curtain while playing with his brother, reports say.

crime scene The 7-year-old victim and his brother were apparently trying to build a swing when the accident happened, according to reports.
Credit: Rikard Larma/Metro

A 7-year-old Reading boy died Saturday after he accidentally hanged himself from a closet curtain while playing with his brother, The Reading Eagle reports.

Josiah W. Boggs and his brother, also 7, may have been trying to built a swing with a pole and curtain, and upon testing the swing Joshua may have hanged himself, the newspaper reported.

An investigation is ongoing.

 
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