Boynton Beach 6 Year Old Girl Falls from 2nd Story Window – Fractures Leg


In Boynton Beach, Florida, a 6 year old fell out of a second story window. It was reported at the Florida Times Union that the girl suffered a fractured leg as a result of the fall. She also injured her shoulder and chin. The girl apparently fell through a window screen. Fire Rescue reported that it would have been difficult to prevent such a fall. There have been other falls from windows reported in other States as well. Parents should be careful and exercise caution any time a window is open with or without a screen on the window.