A one-year-old boy fell to his death from a 6th-floor apartment in Okazaki, Aichi Prefecture, police said Sunday.
According to police, the incident occurred on Saturday night. At around 9 p.m., police received a call from the mother of Kinari Takeuchi, reporting that her son had fallen out the window, Fuji TV reported.
The boy was taken to hospital but died just before midnight.
According to police, Kinari was in the bedroom with his sisters aged 5 and 3. When their mother, who was in the kitchen, heard a loud sound and went to check the bedroom, she saw Kinari on the ground below.
The screen on the bedroom window was half-open, and police believe the boy climbed up and somehow fell out the window.© Japan Today