4-year-old boy falls to his death from 4th-floor balcony in Crete

A four-year-old boy has died in hospital after falling from the balcony of a fourth-floor apartment where he lived with his family in Iraklio, Crete.

Police said that the accident happened while the boy’s mother, who is pregnant, went to the bathroom.

The four-year-old died at the Iraklio University Hospital early on Thursday.