SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A 3-year-old boy died Monday morning after falling four stories from the window of an apartment building in downtown Chula Vista, according to FOX 5 San Diego.
The Chula Vista Police Department said the incident occurred in the 300 block of H Street shortly before 10:30 a.m.
It was not immediately clear what led up to the fall, but medics rushed the young child to Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego, where he died from his injuries.
Chula Vista Police said a preliminary investigation shows no suspicious circumstances around the event.
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