Incident at Invercargill school - Update 4
Police are continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding a serious incident at Sacred Heart School
at around 8.35am on Friday 18 September 2015.
Police can now confirm the 10 year-old boy was injured by an electric fence standard and suffered a serious head injury.
As a result of the incident, he was taken to Southland Hospital and later transferred to Dunedin where he underwent
He has since come out of the induced coma, but remains in a serious condition.
Preliminary enquires have also confirmed the incident involved a 9 year-old boy who is also a student at the school.
Police and Victim Support staff continue to assist the families involved along with school staff and pupils.