A 3-year-old boy has died after he fell out of a first-floor rear window of his household’s Union County house and was attacked by the household’s pit bulls within the yard.
Emergency responders went to the Elizabeth house shortly earlier than 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and located the boy, who had suffered severe accidents. According to the Union County Prosecutor’s Office, he had fallen about 10 ft and was bitten by two canine.
The boy, whose title wasn’t launched, was taken to a hospital however was pronounced useless there a short while later.
Neighbors inform News 12 New Jersey that they heard adults screaming and appeared out the entrance door to see the boy being held by his mother and father as they waited for an ambulance and the police to reach.
Authorities mentioned it’s not but clear what brought about the boy’s demise.
The county well being division has the 2 canine underneath quarantine and the town says that they might be euthanized.
Authorities say that the mother and father usually are not but dealing with any prison costs, however that the investigation stays energetic.
Anyone with any data is being urged to contact Prosecutor’s
Office Detective Richard Acosta at 908-347-0404 or Detective
Michael Tambini at 908-472-4301.
The Associated Press wire companies contributed to this report.