Home-alone girl, 6, falls to her death

A six-year-old girl in Kuantan fell to her death from her fourth floor flat on Wednesday.

She was alone at home.

Kuantan police chief ACP Abdul Aziz Salleh said the girl's father was picking her siblings from school when the tragedy happened. Her mother was at work.

"Some witnesses saw the child trying to climb over the balcony before falling," he said.

The girl died an hour after the fall, from serious head and body injuries.

Her identity was not known.

Investigations are ongoing.

Sources: The Star, Bernama