7-year-old left home alone as mother took another child to kindergarten: Details of tragedy in Nis
The accident happened on the last floor of a building in Vizantijski Boulevard
In a horrific tragedy that happened in Nis, southern Serbia this morning, a 7-year-old boy fell to his death from the 12th floor of a high-rise building. As Telegraf has learned, the child was left home alone while his mother was taking her other child to kindergarten.
As we learned, the boy was allegedly trying to see whether his mother was coming back when he fell.
Our journalist at the scene is reporting that this incident happened on the last floor of a building on Vizantijski Boulevard, and that the child fell onto one of the cars parked in front of the building.
The little boy's body has been covered and is still in front of the building.
His mother has been taken ill and is in an ambulance.
When she returned, she saw a body covered with a blanket and was barely able to utter, in shock, "That can't be my child."
Unfortunately, every parent's worst nightmare unfolded before her eyes.
Police officers are are also at site, investigating the scene.
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