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Toddler in Critical Condition Following Fall From Fire Escape in Oakland

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    Toddler in Critical Condition After Falling From Fire Escape in Oakland

    An 18-month-old is in critical condition after falling from a fire escape Friday, police said. Police arrived at the scene around 4:30 p.m. at the 1400 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Way and gave the toddler, who was not breathing, medical treatment.

    (Published Saturday, April 20, 2019)

    A toddler is in critical condition Friday night following a fall from a fire escape in Oakland earlier in the day, police said.

    Someone called dispatchers at about 4:30 p.m. to say that a child in the 1400 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Way was not breathing.

    Police and firefighters responded and the toddler was given medical treatment before being taken to a hospital.

    Police said they are investigating the fall.

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