Man in Xi'an falls from 29th floor, causing death of a 5-year-old
A man fell from the 29th floor of a high-rise building in Xi'an in northwest China's Shaanxi Province on Wednesday evening, hitting a 5-year-old boy on the ground and causing his death.
According to local police, the 35-year-old man, surnamed Ye, died on the spot. Despite rescue efforts, the young boy passed away after being sent to a hospital, according to a police statement released on Thursday.
The statement did not disclose whether Ye's fall was accidental or intentional. Further investigation is ongoing.