A 3-year-old boy died after falling out of a again window on the primary flooring of his household’s house in Union County and was attacked by the household’s pit bulls within the again yard.
Rescuers went to Elizabeth’s house shortly earlier than 5:30 pm on Wednesday and located the boy, who had sustained critical accidents. In response to the Union County Legal professional’s Workplace, he had fallen from about 10 ft and was bitten by two canine.
The boy, whose title was not launched, was taken to hospital however was pronounced lifeless shortly after.
Neighbors inform Information 12 New Jersey that they heard adults screaming and appeared out the entrance door to see the boy being held by his dad and mom as they waited for an ambulance and police to reach.
Authorities mentioned it’s nonetheless unclear what triggered the boy’s dying.
The county well being division has quarantined the 2 canine and the town says they may very well be euthanized.
Authorities say the dad and mom have but to face any legal costs, however that investigations stay energetic.
Anybody with any info is inspired to contact the Legal professional’s Workplace Detective Richard Acosta at 908-347-0404 o Detective Michael Tambini a 908-472-4301.
The Related Press wire companies contributed to this report.