Trash May Have Saved Baby’s Life in Logan

A 1-year-old suffered only minor injuries after falling three stories to the ground.

NBC10 Philadelphia

A one-year-old girl not only survived a frightening fall from a third floor window in Logan on Saturday, the baby suffered only minor injuries.

She landed in a pile of trash and police say it broke her fall.

The child was pushing against a screen in a bedroom and fell out a window at a home on the 4900 block of 12th Street just before 9 a.m., according to Philadelphia Police.


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The baby was taken to St. Christopher's Hospital for Children to be evaluated and was released Saturday evening.

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