UPDATE: 3-Year-Old Wichita Boy Dies After TV Falls On Him

By: KAKE News Email
By: KAKE News Email

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UPDATE: Thursday, May 30, 2013

A 3-year-old boy died of injuries suffered in an apparent home accident over the weekend.

Officials at Via Christi on St. Francis said the boy died just after 9 a.m. Thursday. His name has not been released.

He was taken to the hospital after a 50-inch TV fell on him around 4 p.m. Saturday at a home in the 2200 block of North Waco, Wichita police said.

Saturday, May 25, 2013

A young child is hospitalized in critical condition, following what appears to be a home accident.

It happened shortly before 4 p.m. Saturday in the 2200 block of North Waco. Traffic with 911 dispatch indicates that a 3-year-old child may have pulled a 50-inch television on top of himself.

The boy was taken by EMS to Via Christi Hospital on St. Francis in critical condition with possible head injuries. Wichita Police are investigating, which is standard procedure when a child is seriously hurt in a home accident.


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