7-year-old girl seriously injured after falling from window

An ambulance speeds along Calgary's 14th Street NW in response to an emergency call.
FILE: Ambulance in Calgary. File photo

Calgary EMS has confirmed a young girl was taken to hospital in life-threatening condition after falling through a window in Silverado Thursday afternoon.

Global News has learned the girl fell from a height of five metres and suffered a head injury.

Stuart Brideaux from Calgary EMS said the girl’s condition has since been upgraded to serious condition.

No other information is known at this time.

Calgary EMS issued a reminder Wednesday for Child Safety Week, regarding child-proofing windows and balconies.


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