Wash. boy, 6, injured in fall from windowJune 12, 2013 @ 7:15 pm
LYNDEN, Wash. (AP) - Police in Lynden, Wash., say a 6-year-old boy was seriously hurt when he fell from a second-story window.
The Bellingham Herald reports ( http://is.gd/5HnO6R) that Police Chief Jack Foster says the boy was alone in a bedroom Tuesday evening, talking out the open window to a younger brother on the ground below.
The 6-year-old fell about 15 feet to a concrete patio, hitting his head. He suffered what were described as life-threatening injuries.
Foster says the boy's mother was downstairs.
Lynden Fire Chief Gary Baar says the boy was airlifted to a Seattle hospital. An update on his condition wasn't available Wednesday.
Information from: The Bellingham Herald, http://www.bellinghamherald.com
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