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Bristol girl dies on school trip to New York | UK News



A 17-year-old British girl has died on a school trip to New York.

The sixth form student from Bristol Grammar School was found unconscious and unresponsive at the hotel at which the group was staying on 19 December.

She was taken to a nearby hospital where she was pronounced dead.

“We are talking with the US authorities and are providing support to the family,” a Foreign Office spokesman said.

It is understood there were no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death and that the girl may have fallen ill during the trip.

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