Child critically injured when television falls at Daytona Beach home

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Daytona Beach officials said a television fell on a child Sunday morning, leaving the victim in critical condition.

Family members of the 5-year-old were in another room of the home on Jean Street when they heard a loud crash shortly before 10 a.m. They discovered a television had fallen on top of the child.

Fire department officials said the victim suffered severe head trauma and was rush to Halifax Hospital in critical condition.

The Daytona Beach Police Department is investigating the circumstances of the incident.