L.A. NOW

Southern California -- this just in

« Previous Post | L.A. NOW Home | Next Post »

Boy in critical condition after third-story fall

Photo: Police investigate an apartment complex in Marina del Rey after a toddler fell from the third story. Credit: KTLA  A 4-year-old boy was fighting for his life Monday at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center after falling from the third story of a high-rise in Marina Del Rey, authorities said.

Los Angeles fire and police authorities responded at 6:12 p.m. Sunday to a building in the 13700 block of Marina Pointe Drive, said Brian Humphrey, a Fire Department spokesman.

The child was in grave condition Monday morning, an LAPD sergeant said. Details of how the fall occurred were not available.

ALSO:

Carmageddon: "Planking" the 405 Freeway

Mystery surrounds deaths at Spreckels Mansion

Post-Carmageddon crashes snarl Los Angeles freeways

-- Catherine Saillant

Photo: Police investigate an apartment complex in Marina del Rey after a toddler fell from the third story. Credit: KTLA 

 
Comments () | Archives (0)

Connect

Recommended on Facebook


Advertisement

In Case You Missed It...

Video

About L.A. Now
L.A. Now is the Los Angeles Times’ breaking news section for Southern California. It is produced by more than 80 reporters and editors in The Times’ Metro section, reporting from the paper’s downtown Los Angeles headquarters as well as bureaus in Costa Mesa, Long Beach, San Diego, San Francisco, Sacramento, Riverside, Ventura and West Los Angeles.
Have a story tip for L.A. Now?
Please send to newstips@latimes.com
Can I call someone with news?
Yes. The city desk number is (213) 237-7847.

Categories




Get Alerts on Your Mobile Phone

Sign me up for the following lists: