Child killed by falling television in Troy

Posted at: 04/18/2013 10:27 PM
Updated at: 04/19/2013 12:40 AM
By: Allison Dorchik

TROY - A 3-year-old girl is dead after an apparent freak accident in Troy.

Police say an older model television fell off its stand and landed on the girl in a home on Sixth Avenue around 7:30 p.m.

EMS rushed her to Albany Medical Center, but she was pronounced dead within an hour of her arrival.

Troy detectives are still investigating, but police say they don't expect anyone will be charged.

The little girl's name is not being released.