WINCHESTER (CNS) – A child suffered major injuries Thursday after falling out of a window on the second floor of a Winchester home.
The fall was reported at 11:35 a.m. in the 30500 block of Silky Lupine Drive, west of Leon Road, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.
The child, whose age and name were not released, tumbled out of the window for reasons unclear.
Paramedics reached the location less than 10 minutes later and found the patient critically injured, prompting requests for a medical airlift to an Inland Empire trauma center, according to reports from the scene.
A Mercy Air helicopter crew landed in a parking lot near the home and transported the child to a hospital.