NYC toddler dies after falling off changing table at home

AP News
Posted: Jun 15, 2015 1:46 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police say a 2-year-old girl has fallen off a changing table at her home and died after striking her head on the floor.

The New York Police Department tells the Staten Island Advance ( ) that Lilly Jurgens was unconscious and unresponsive when rescuers arrived at around 9 a.m. Monday.

Police say Lilly's mother was changing her when Lilly accidentally fell.

The Fire Department of New York says emergency responders found the girl in cardiac and respiratory arrest.

She was pronounced dead at a hospital.


Information from: Staten Island Advance,