Man dies trying to rescue accidentally-locked toddler

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Bhopal, Dec 2 (IANS) A man fell from his house’s balcony and died while trying to rescue his three-year-old daughter, who locked herself in a room while playing, police said on Friday.

According to police, Mishra, a doctor who had his own clinic, had a three-story house. On Thursday night, his daughter locked herself in a room on the top floor while playing but could not open it.

To rescue her, the father fashioned a makeshift rope to try the balcony of the room but it broke and he plunged down to the ground.

He was taken to the hospital where doctors declared him dead.

–IANS

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