Boy, 11, dies after fall from escalator at Bel Air Mall in Mobile

AP file photo of a mall escalator.

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - A hospital spokeswoman says an 11-year-old boy who fell from an escalator inside a store in south Alabama has died. University of South Alabama Hospitals spokeswoman Jennifer Ekman tells ( that Jakobe Kirksey died Tuesday. Mobile Fire-Rescue Public Information Officer Steve Huffman said the boy fell from the top of an escalator on the second floor of a store in the Bel Air Mall in Mobile on Sunday afternoon.