Soldier, 18, found dead at army barracks in London

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An 18-year-old worker has been recovered dormant astatine an service barracks successful London.

Jack Burnell-Williams, 18, who served successful the Household Cavalry, died connected Wednesday aft being recovered unresponsive astatine Hyde Park Barracks successful Knightsbridge conscionable earlier 4pm, the service said.

The trooper walked with the Queen’s coffin from Westminster Abbey to Wellington Arch during her authorities ceremonial past month, according to reports.

An service spokesperson said: “It is with sadness that we tin corroborate the decease of Trooper Jack Burnell-Williams connected 28 September 2022 astatine Hyde Park Barracks.

“Our thoughts are with the soldier’s household and friends astatine this hard clip and we inquire that their privateness is respected.”

Family and friends are owed to clasp an lawsuit successful his representation connected Saturday astatine Bryntirion Football Club successful Bridgend, South Wales.

The Metropolitan constabulary said the decease had been referred to the coroner.