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    Girl, 4, Dies in Fall From NYC Window: Police

    A 4-year-old girl died in a fall from her fourth-floor apartment window, police say. Wale Aliyu reports.

    (Published Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019)

    A 4-year-old girl died in a fall from a fourth-floor window in the Bronx, police said. 

    Helena Flores fell just before 5 p.m. from a window of her apartment on 140th Street in the Mott Haven neighborhood, the NYPD said. 

    Police sources said an 18-year-old woman was watching the child while her mother napped in the apartment. The girl slipped out of supervision and fell from a window to the concrete ground in the back of the building. 

    She was pronounced dead at Lincoln Hospital, police said. 

    The investigation is ongoing. 

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