Somerset

Teen dies after collapsing in Bath shopping centre

Southgate shopping centre in Bath Image copyright Google
Image caption Police cordoned off an area of the shopping centre

A teenage girl has died after collapsing in a shopping precinct, police have said.

The emergency services were called to the Southgate shopping centre in Bath, Somerset, just before 15:00 GMT on Sunday.

A spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police said: "Sadly the girl died a short time later".

Her death is being treated as unexplained.

Officers cordoned off the Newark Street area of the shopping centre while the incident was dealt with.