4 year old falls from window dies

4 year old falls from window dies

There are 41 comments on the WOOD-TV Grand Rapids and Michigan story from Apr 13, 2009, titled 4 year old falls from window dies. In it, WOOD-TV Grand Rapids and Michigan reports that:

A four-year-old boy died Sunday night from head injuries suffered when he fell out of a window on Saturday.

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Grand Rapids, MI

#1 Apr 13, 2009
Weird. This same family had a another child fall from the same window on May 7, 2006. That child survived with brain injuries.

Allegan, MI

#2 Apr 13, 2009
WZZM says this family had another child fall out of the window 2 years ago.

Since: Nov 08

Grand Rapids, Michigan

#3 Apr 13, 2009
When will people learn to keep an eye on their kids and not leave open windows. At 4 years old that baby should have been taught to stay away from open windows.
God Bless to the family and all involved.

“Equal Opportunity”

Since: Jul 08


#4 Apr 13, 2009
Soo soo sad! My heart goes out to this family!

Boulder, CO

#5 Apr 13, 2009
My heart goes out to the family!

Grand Rapids, MI

#6 Apr 13, 2009
This is an incredible tragedy. No politics on this one folks...OK? Regardlees your beliefs....pray for comfort and healing for this family...

Grandville, MI

#7 Apr 13, 2009
How terribly awful. I will keep this family in my thoughts and prayers.

Since: Mar 09

United States

#8 Apr 13, 2009
Wow, parents REALLY need to watch their children...if you aren't going to watch them, make sure your house is as child proof as possible. This holiday will be tough for this family for years to come. My thoughts are with them.

Boulder, CO

#9 Apr 13, 2009
Coincidence?...I think not! If you have a child who previously fell out of a window, you do everything you can to make sure it doesn't happen again. I realize kids can get crazy and do some uncertain things, but twice...to the same family? I think CPS should look a little deeper into this situation.

Holland, MI

#10 Apr 13, 2009
I sincerely hope that charges are filed this time and the rest of their children are taken away. One incident may be written off as an accident, but to have it happen twice is unacceptable. They are obviously incapable of taking care of their kids.

“Infinitely Interesting”

Since: Jan 09

Kalamazoo, MI

#11 Apr 13, 2009
I am confused about the other child falling. Is this the same parents? You think after it happening once, they would screw the dam window shut. Break it out if there is a fire... something.

United States

#12 Apr 13, 2009
Same parents? Same little boy?

Louisville, CO

#13 Apr 13, 2009
What the heck.... Seriously? You would think they would find ways to keep that window locked these parents are idoits! and sadly I feel for them!

Grandville, MI

#14 Apr 13, 2009
I read the WZZM-13 website's report after making my first comment on here. How tragic that this little guy lost his life. I will still keep this family in my prayers. However, I belive alot of investigation needs to take place regarding this situation.
what the f

Syracuse, NY

#15 Apr 13, 2009
How can a 2nd child fall from the same window? You would think that mom and dad would fix that window so nobody else would fall out of it!!!!
Wyoming mom

Pueblo, CO

#16 Apr 13, 2009
Did I read this correctly that this happened before? Back in 2006 a 1 1/2 year old fell out of the same window? Was it the same child? Something does not sound right.

Prayers going out to the family involved. Very sad.
Another Opinion

Zeeland, MI

#17 Apr 13, 2009
Was the window not fixed? I bet at least neglect charges will be filed against them this time.
froggy log

United States

#18 Apr 13, 2009
What a tragity? Where were the parents, again?

Greenville, MI

#19 Apr 13, 2009
2nd time a child has fallen out of the SAME window? what is wrong with people?

Grand Rapids, MI

#20 Apr 13, 2009
Go and get a window guard for those of you who have dangerous openings in your windows. There's no need for this to ever happen.

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