Girl, 2, dies after choking on carrot...

Girl, 2, dies after choking on carrot at school

There are 4 comments on the story from Mar 18, 2009, titled Girl, 2, dies after choking on carrot at school. In it, reports that:

A 2-year-old girl died after she choked while eating a raw baby carrot at a Hicksville day care school, Nassau police said Wednesday.

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OhWellShitHappen s

Brooklyn, NY

#1 Mar 18, 2009
"Are carrots supposed to be allowed in a classroom with 2-year-olds?"
"You send them to school because you want them to be safe"

People eat carrots and many other things. The girl could've eaten a crayon with the same result.
You send children to school to learn.
Sad story, but these things happen and the world is far from 100% safe.
A Parent

Nesconset, NY

#2 Mar 28, 2009
Curious if you'd feel the same way if you knew the child, even moreso if it was your child.


#6 Mar 28, 2009
Wow, this school is in deep trouble. Not licensed for twos and threes? People just think they can get away with anything these days. The teacher is in troubel too cause teacher bags and purses should be kept out of reach of children. That's a state reg. Very sad for everyone.

Bellwood, IL

#7 Mar 25, 2010
i feel like this is not to be out

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