Girl, 2, survives five-storey fall

Last updated 13:23 22/06/2013
Reuters

A toddler falls from a building in China, her fall broken by group of postmen.

Qiqi
SURVIVOR: Qiqi, 2, walks away from a five-storey fall with scrapes only.

Relevant offers

Asia

Burning passion for meteorites Death toll rises sharply from Sri Lanka landslide Teachers to face trial over child sex allegations Plot to assassinate Bangladeshi PM uncovered Never too old for Hello Kitty China's port pollution unchecked Bali murder probe frustrates MH17: Malaysia PM vows to bring culprits to justice North Korean leader Kim Jong Un 'had ankle surgery': report Robert Ellis murder: exclusive picture of mother and sons

Chinese state television has shown men catching a 2-and-a-half-year-old girl who apparently fell from a fifth-storey window.

The girl, Qiqi, escaped with small scrapes on her face.

The security camera footage aired by CCTV showed a group of men in an alley pointing and looking up the side of a building. They dash into a huddle just as the youngster falls into their arms. CCTV said workers at a delivery company nearby heard the girl crying as her legs dangled out the window.

The report quoted her parents as saying they left Qiqi home alone while she was sleeping, but she climbed onto the windowsill after she woke.

It happened Thursday in Ninghai, in eastern Zhejiang province.

Ad Feedback

- AP

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content