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Toddler Falls From Apartment Balcony

Posted April 13, 2007 5:36 p.m. EDT

— An 18-month-old girl was taken to a local hospital Thursday night after falling from a second-story balcony, police said.

The toddler was watching her mother fly a kite outside Gorman Place Apartments, at 1818 Gorman St., at about 6 p.m. Thursday, police said.

The girl's father was watching her on the balcony, and police said she fell when he turned his back for a moment.

There was no word on the girl's condition Fiday evening.

No charges have been filed against the parents, but the state Division of Child Protective Services was notified of the incident.