Toddler Dies After Falling From Bronx Window: Police

Police say a toddler died after falling five stories from an apartment window in the Bronx early Sunday.

Santos Nayvem, 2, was taken to Lincoln Hospital in cardiac arrest and later pronounced dead, according to authorities.

The boy fell out of the window on Gerard Avenue in the Melrose section of the Bronx, police said.

Police said Santos fell out of a seventh-floor apartment onto a second-floor landing; they said it appears to be an accident.

A police spokesman said the child lived in the building, located about four blocks from Yankee Stadium.

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