Child, 2, In Critical Condition After Falling Out Flushing Window

The Patch - June 28, 2019

A young boy is in critical condition after falling three stories in Flushing, according to the FDNY. By Maya Kaufman, Patch Staff

FLUSHING, QUEENS — A two-year-old boy is in critical condition after falling three stories in Flushing, authorities said.

The child fell three stories from a sixth-floor window at 142-28 38th Ave. onto a balcony about 10:30 a.m. Thursday, according to spokespeople for the NYPD and the FDNY.

The cause of the fall is unknown. The child is expected to survive the fall, the NYPD spokesperson said.