ANAHEIM (CBSLA.com) — A 3-year-old girl died Saturday after falling from the fifth story of a courtyard walkway at an Anaheim hotel, police say.
Anaheim Fire and Rescue was dispatched to a hotel in the 3100 block of East Frontera Street around 6:30 p.m. after receiving a call of a child who had fallen from the inner courtyard area, according to Lt. Eric Trapp.READ MORE: Popup Clinic In The Westlake District Delivers Vaccinations and Food Packages To A Community Hit Hard By The Pandemic
Paramedics arrived to find the child suffering from severe injury.
The child was transported to a local trauma center where she succumbed to her injuries a short time later.READ MORE: Angels Games Saturday And Sunday Postponed Due To Positive COVID-19 Tests On The Twins Roster
According to Lt. Trapp, the family was in town from Las Vegas visiting family.
Officers and detectives from the Anaheim Police Department conducted an investigation and believe the child’s death was a tragic accident.MORE NEWS: Kroger Closing Ralph's And Food 4 Less In Long Beach Saturday Over Hero Pay Law
The girl’s name is being withheld until all her next of kin can be notified.