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  • 4 January 2014, 9:24

China: Falling Girl Saved By Air-Con Unit

A four-year-old girl fell from a fifth floor window of an apartment block in China - but was luckily stopped midway by an air-conditioning unit.

Video shows firefighters rushing to the scene in the Fuling District of Chongqing, in the southwest, and rescuing the girl within minutes.

The youngster was said to be in a state of shock, but her condition was described as "good".

Authorities said the girl was with her grandfather in the apartment when the accident happened on Friday afternoon.

He was said to be watching television at the time.

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