Children Killed by Falling Objects

Air-Conditioner Crushes Child In Huntsville, Alabama, the family of a 5-year-old boy was suing after he was crushed by an air-conditioner during an air show at Huntsville International Airport. Josiah Miller and his father had taken up shelter behind a tent during a storm when the tents became dislodged by winds, causing the air conditioner to fall. The suit claims 20 hospitality tents were anchored improperly. (USA Today, 6-25-2010) Oven Tips Over, Killing Tot In Las Vegas, Nevada, a 17-month-old … Continue reading →