ELIZABETH, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A 3-year-old child fell out a third floor window in Elizabeth, New Jersey on Friday night.

The incident happened around 8 p.m. Friday on Ripley Place.

The child’s fall was broken by an awning, witnesses said.

Police said the 3-year-old was taken to University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in serious but stable condition.

The child is expected to survive.


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