Wednesday 16 October 2019

WATCH: The moment police catch three children tossed out of burning apartment

Des Moines Police

Police officers in Des Moines, Iowa were assisting firefighters with a blaze at an apartment complex.

Heavy smoke prevented responders from reaching the third floor after getting the call at 3:14 a.m.  A mother dropped three of her children out of the window to police officers below. No children, firefighters or police officers were injured in the incident.

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