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Video shows 7-year-old Bronx autistic girl falls from four floor window and survives

May 3, 2016  |  Posted by: JammedUp Staff
Video shows 7-year-old Bronx autistic girl falls from four floor window and survives

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A video shows the horrifying moment a 7-year-old girl autistic girl survived a four-story fall after climbing out the building window in her Bronx apartment early Monday.

Police believe the girl followed a cat when she climbed out the fourth-floor apartment window and onto the fire escape on Andrews Avenue in University Heights just after 2 a.m. Monday morning.

The girl then fell, landing on the hard pavement below. Thirteen-year-old Daniel Castro said he ran to her aid after he heard a thump and the girl’s cries.

Castro brought the girl to his apartment where his mother called for help.

The girl was treated for cuts to her mouth but otherwise was alert and in stable condition at New York Presbyterian Hospital – Columbia.

Police said an investigation is underway but haven’t filed immediate charges against the mother.

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