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Child, 5, survives fall from 4th-floor window in Wilkinsburg

By The The Tribune-Review
Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, 12:01 a.m.
 

A 5-year-old child appeared to have fallen four stories from a Wilkinsburg apartment window and survived Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

The boy fell from an apartment building at Biddle Avenue and West Street around 2:10 p.m., according to Allegheny County 911 dispatchers.

The boy, whose injuries appeared to be minor, was transported to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, in Lawrenceville.

 

 
 


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