A 6-year-old boy died Thursday afternoon after he fell out of the window of an 8th-floor apartment in a high-rise building in Nishinomiya, Hyogo Prefecture, police said.
According to police, Toranosuke Ueyama was found unconscious at the base of the condo, at around 2:30 p.m., Fuji TV reported. He was taken to a hospital, but was soon pronounced dead.
The boy was playing in his grandfather’s apartment with his younger and older sisters. He is believed to have jumped up on a bed and tore open the window screen, and then fell out the window, police said.© Japan Today