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Safety mechanisms in place on the windows at a flat where a toddler fell to her death in Birmingham were working.
That's according to Birmingham City Council who have released a new statement.
They said an initial review has been carried out following the death of the 18-month-old on Monday.
Police are continuing to appeal for information after an 18 month old child fell from a block of flats in Birmingham on Monday.
The little girl, named locally as Elean, fell to her death from a window on the seventh floor in Great Hampton Row, Hockley.
She died at the scene, and a post mortem examination has concluded that she died as a result of a head injury consistent with a fall.
Detective Sergeant Neil Hunt, from West Midlands Police, said:
Residents have demanded action from Birmingham City Council after an 18-month-old toddler fell to her death from a seventh-floor flat.
Speaking to ITV News Central, people who live near Ryland Court in Hockley said the windows were “tricky” and could “flip round” suddenly - while others said families with young children should be housed on lower floors.
Video report by Charlotte Cross:
Neighbours today laid flowers near the spot where the young girl died, shortly before midday yesterday.
Police have launched an investigation, and said they are treating the death as “unexplained”.
Birmingham City Council said it would not be appropriate to comment while the investigation was ongoing.
Shabana Mahmood MP for Birmingham Ladywood has reacted to the news a toddler fell to her death from a tower block in Newtown.
The MP says it's crucial police investigations reveal the cause of the incident so that a tragedy like this won't happen again.
In a statement the MP said:
Local people have speaking about the horrific moment a toddler fell to her death from a tower block in Great Hampton Row in Newtown, Birmingham.
Costcutter supermarket worker Marcus Tyers witnessed the aftermath of the tragedy from his store opposite the tower block labelling it “the worst thing he had ever seen.”
West Midlands Police has released this statement after a toddler fell from a tower block in Birmingham:
"Police are investigating after a child fell from the seventh floor of a block of flats in Great Hampton Row, Hockley, at around 11.55am yesterday (Monday).
The child, aged 18 months, tragically died at the scene.
The death is currently being treated as unexplained and a post mortem will take place in due course. The coroner has been informed."
An 18-month-year-old baby girl has died after falling from the seventh floor of a block of flats in Birmingham.
The death of the child is being treated as unexplained by West Midlands Police.
A local shop owner, who did not want to be named, said: "I was inside my shop when I heard people shouting and screaming and heard the bad news.
"People are very, very sad - they are feeling it very bad. I don't know the family, they might have been new to the area.
"It is quite a close community, there are two big communities here - the Jamaican community and Somalian community, they have a good relationship with each other.
"From what I saw people are very sad from this incident."
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Birmingham City Council had been warned that a tragedy could happen before the death of an 18-month-old girl who fell from a tower block.
The death of the 18-month-old girl is being treated as unexplained by West Midlands Police.