Baby's serious injuries not suspicious

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Police investigating how a 17-month-old boy was seriously injured in Oamaru say it appears to have been a tragic accident.

They are still making enquiries, but don’t believe the incident to be suspicious.

The boy was hospitalised on Tuesday and remains in a critical condition.

Police are working with his family and support services have been put in place to assist them.

A scene examination was completed yesterday.

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