Child falls from second-story window in Lakeside

Posted at 2:17 PM, Feb 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-15 17:27:58-05

LAKESIDE - A one-year-old child fell from a second-story window Wednesday in Lakeside.

Lakeside Fire Department crews were called to a Navy housing complex on Mine Shaft Drive just before 12:30 p.m., on reports that a one-year-old girl had fallen out of a second-story window. A Sheriff's Deputy was already on scene helping the child when crews arrived.

The girl was transported to Children's Hospital with a head injury. No word was given on the extent of the child's injury.

Lakeside Fire believes the girl fell after pushing out a window screen. The child's mother was home when the accident happened.

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