A 5-year-old Georgia girl reportedly died on Monday after being crushed by a large monument while she played with her older sister.

WJXT reported that Bella Bennett was with her 8-year-old sister at the Lee Street Resource Center in Blackshear on Sunday when the older girl jumped off the stone monument, causing it to fall on Bennett. A witness told the news station that he and the girls’ father were able to pick up the monument as it pinned Bennett’s head and shoulders.

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According to WJXT, it took three men to rescue Bennett, who was unresponsive. The 5-year-old was rushed to the hospital and subsequently flown to a children’s hospital in Jacksonville, Florida. She succumbed to her injuries early Monday.

Blackshear police said the two sisters lived with their grandmother about a block from the resource center. A neighbor told WMAZ that the 8-year-old girl screamed for help after Bennett became trapped under the stone slab. Bennett’s uncle reportedly held her hand until help arrived.

The incident remains under investigation.

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[Featured image: Bella Bennett/WJXT]

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