A teenager girl has died after collapsing in a shopping centre as police say they are treating the death as ‘unexplained’. The girl collapsed at the Southgate Shopping Centre in Bath, Somerset, at around 3pm today.

Police and paramedics were called to the scene but the girl was pronounced dead a short time later. The area was cordoned off by police for a short time after the incident.

A spokesman for the force said: “We were called to Southgate in Bath just before 3pm this afternoon to assist the ambulance service after a teenage girl collapsed. Sadly, the girl died a short time later. Her death is being treated as unexplained but at this stage it’s believed to be medically related.”