4-Year-Old Boy Killed In Fall From Apartment Window
A little boy is dead after falling from the window of an apartment housing complex in the Bronx.

Police say it happened a little before 4 p.m. Saturday at 280 E. 161st St. in Morrisania.

According to authorities, Gabriel Estavez,4, went into cardiac arrest after the fall, and was rushed by EMT's to Lincoln Hospital, where doctors pronounced him dead a short time later.

Witnesses told 1010 WINS they saw the child hanging from the window, frightened and crying, adding they tried to run across the street to catch him, hoping to break his fall, but couldn't dodge the traffic fast enough.

PIX11 has learned that the little boy's mother was doing laundry in the Superintendent's 4th floor apartment when the child fell.There were no safety bars on the windows.

Police are still investigating what happened.