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

Thailand arrests suspect in deadly shrine blast The 'saddest bride I have ever seen': Child marriage still popular in Bangladesh Kim Jong-un: It was North Korea's 'military muscle', not negotiation, that avoided war While market panicked, this day trader made NZ$52 million Sinkhole swallows five people in China Kiwi tourist attacked by orangutan China detains 11 over deadly warehouse explosion 'Irish boxer' takes on mob of angry Istanbul shopkeepers North Korea's new airport has an internet room, without the internet Asian stocks meander after China rate cut; Shanghai declines

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