NewsRadio 920 WHJJ and the Associated Press
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A 3-year-old girl has died in a fall from a sixth-story window at her grandmother's apartment complex in Rhode Island.
A police report obtained by WLNE-TV says the girl's mother saw her near the window of the Providence apartment building on Friday night and told her to move away. Police say the mother turned around for a moment, and when she looked back at her daughter, she saw the girl fall through the screened-in window.
Police have not officially released the victim's name but an aunt identified her to WJAR-TV as Yalia Santos. She was pronounced dead at Hasbro Children's Hospital.
The fall at the Hillcrest Village Apartments is under investigation, but police say there's no sign of foul play.
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