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4-year-old boy survives fall out 6-story window in Mott Haven part of the Bronx

MOTT HAVEN, Bronx (WABC) — A 4-year-old boy miraculously survived a fall out a sixth ground window within the Bronx Tuesday.

It occurred round midday on the Patterson Homes NYCHA advanced on East 143rd Road in Mott Haven.

It appeared the kid fell between a spot within the window created by an air conditioner.

He was alert however crying and appeared to sustained a leg damage.

Law enforcement officials drove him of their cruiser to the emergency room at Lincoln Hospital, the place he was being handled for non-life threatening accidents.

The kid’s 29-year-old mom was house on the time, and neighbors stated it should’ve been horrifying moments.

“Simply even considering it and simply imagining somewhat child popping out of the window, it is horrifying,” neighbor Lei Suarez stated. “It is horrifying.”

New York Metropolis requires all flats with youngsters 10 and below residing there to have window guards.

Some neighbors say regardless, seeing some home windows with out the guards is troubling.

“From what I can see, there may be like no stuff on these home windows,” neighbor Jaelina Lantigua stated. “On a number of the home windows proper there haven’t got the gate, the protecting with it.”

A NYCHA official who has seen pictures of the residence says there are window guards in all the opposite home windows within the residence, as required, and the air conditioner stays within the window the place they imagine the kid fell.

NYCHA spokesperson says tenants are permitted to have air conditioners in flats, and the investigation is ongoing into what occurred on this incident.

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