St. Francis County Boy Hangs on Swingset

MARCH 1, 2004 - Posted at 3:10 p.m. CDT

HUGHES, AR - An 8-year-old Hughes boy is dead after he hanged on his own shirt off a swingset.

The Saint Francis County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of Kevin Woods.  The boy was on the playground at the Hughes Towers Apartments, but no eyewitnesses have been found.  The police are awaiting the results of an autopsy.

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