5-year-old hospitalized after falling from bedroom window

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 5-year-old has been hospitalized after police say he fell out a second-floor bedroom window of a home near Rittenhouse Square.

Police say it happened just before 3 p.m. Sunday along the 2300 block of Naudain Street, near South Street.

The young child is described as a 5-year-old Asian boy.

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The young boy, officials say, is currently listed in critical condition at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

This is now the second child in Philadelphia to have fallen from a second floor window this month.

Just about two weeks ago now, a 4-year-old girl suffered head trauma and other injuries when she fell out the window of her mother’s home in North Philadelphia.

Her family says its a “miracle” her recovery has been so rapid. 

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