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China: Witnesses save boy from 6th story fall

Posted at 7:24 AM, May 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-23 07:24:39-04

HANGZHOU, China (CCTV/CNN) - A boy in China is lucky to be alive after falling from his family's sixth-floor apartment.

Surveillance footage shows rescuers helping to break his fall using bed sheets and quilts.

Reports said the boy's right leg was fractured, but his injuries are not life threatening.

Apparently, the accident happened after a grandparent looked away to tend to another child inside the apartment.

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