Child injured falling from 2nd-storey window in northeast Calgary

A young girl was injured on Tuesday evening after falling out of a second-storey window in northeast Calgary.

Emergency crews arrived at the condo building on Skyview Ranch Way just after 8 p.m.

EMS said the five-year-old girl suffered head injuries and was taken to hospital in serious but stable condition.

Emergency crews responded to Skyview Ranch on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 for reports a child had fallen from a window. Global News

According to Alberta Health Services, six children in Calgary were taken to hospital in the first four months of 2021 after being injured falling from windows.

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Toddlers and preschoolers are at the highest risk of falling from a window or balcony, AHS said, but it may happen at any age.

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