Toddler dies after five-story fall in West Philadelphia

An 18-month-old boy died from injuries sustained when he fell out of a fifth-floor apartment window in West Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon.

An 18-month-old boy died from injuries sustained in a fall from a fifth-floor window in West Philadelphia Tuesday. An 18-month-old boy died from injuries sustained in a fall from a fifth-floor window in West Philadelphia Tuesday.
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An 18-month-old boy died from injuries sustained when he fell out of a fifth-floor apartment window in West Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon.

 

The incident happened about 12:45 p.m. at Westpark Apartments, 6ABC Actions News reports.

 

The young boy, identified by Action News asHezekiah Robinson, reportedly was playing with his 3-year-old sister in a bedroom in their apartment when he somehow fell through the window, which was not covered with bars.

 

Robinson was pronounced dead at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia about 3:30 p.m.

 
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