Flushing, Queens, NY – 3-Year-Old Boy Critically Hurt During Fall from Window in Unsafe Property Accident
Flushing, Queens, NY (June 27, 2019) – Authorities have stated that a 3-year-old boy is currently in critical condition following a possibly unsafe property accident that took place in Flushing on Thursday morning, June 27th. The accident happened at a building located on 38th Avenue around 10:30 a.m., according to police.
Officials stated that the young child suffered serious injuries after falling from a sixth-floor window for unknown reasons. The boy fell from a window and was only stopped by a third-floor landing, according to authorities. Emergency responders were called to the scene shortly after the incident.
Police confirmed that the boy was taken to Cohen Children’s Medical Center, where his condition has not been reported. However, he is said to be alert at this time. No further information has been released concerning the events that led to this incident and investigators are currently working to determine fault.
Unsafe Property Accidents in New York
While the events that led to this incident are currently unclear, it is an unfortunate fact that unsafe property accidents in New York occur all too often and frequently lead to severe injuries. At this time, we would like to extend our sincere sympathies to the injured child as we preserve our highest hopes for his full recovery.
At Hach & Rose, we understand that the bulk of focus should always remain on health and recovery following an accident. However, it is important victims and their loved ones to know that they may have substantial rights moving forward. Our dedicated attorneys are passionate about holding negligent parties and other entities accountable for the pain they cause, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have.
If you or a loved one has suffered injuries in an unsafe property accident in New York, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 and let us put our extensive experience to work for you today.
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