Youth questioned after seven-year-old boy hit by flare at Barnsley-Hull match

Barnsley v Hull City – Sky Bet Championship – Oakwell
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A 17-year-old is being questioned by police after a seven-year-old boy was struck by a flare at Saturday’s Sky Bet Championship match between Barnsley and Hull.

South Yorkshire Police said a flare was thrown in the crowd shortly before half-time at Oakwell.

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