NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — A 4-year-old Bronx boy died when he fell out of an apartment window on Saturday, according to authorities.

The boy fell shortly before 4p.m. at 280 East 161st Street in the Concourse Village section of the Bronx. The boy suffered cardiac arrest and was rushed to Lincoln Hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said.

Residents told 1010 WINS reporter that they tried to come to the boys rescue.

“Me and my friends tried to run across the street to catch him, but we couldn’t get through the traffic by the time he fell,” said Frank.

The incident remains under investigation.

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