Child Injured in Fall from Balcony

Detectives are investigating the circumstances the led to a 3-year-old boy falling from a third story balcony of a Beacon Hill apartment complex last night.

On Tuesday evening, shortly after 7:00 pm, officers responded to a report of a child that had fallen in the 1400 block of South Columbian Way.  The child had severe head injuries and Seattle Fire was on the scene treating the injuries.  The child was transported to Harborview Medical Center with critical injuries.

Detectives responded to the scene and interviewed family members and potential witnesses.  This remains an active investigation.