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Decatur boy released from hospital after staircase fall

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HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -  The child who fell down a second-story staircase and onto the concrete below was released from the hospital, officials said Wednesday.

A 2-year-old boy fell down the steps of a Decatur apartment complex Tuesday night. Authorities said the boy then fell through side rails of the staircase, landing head-first on the ground.

The boy was airlifted to Huntsville Women’s and Children’s Hospital, where he was treated and released. Officials said he suffered minor injuries.

Police said no foul play is suspected in the case.

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