After a dramatic incident in Munich, the police are looking for witnesses. A woman had plunged into the water with her three-month-old daughter. Their condition is critical.
- A woman apparently fell into a side arm of the Isar with her three-month-old daughter.
- A passerby became aware of the helpless duo.
- The Munich police are asking witnesses of the incident to report. The girl's condition is critical.
Update from May 16 : After a mother and her baby fell into a stream in Munich , the little daughter is still in critical condition. "The baby is currently receiving intensive care," said a police spokesman on Saturday. The mother will continue to be treated by doctors.
A passerby had found the woman (37) and her three-month-old daughter lying in a stream on Thursday (May 14th) and then pulled them out of the water. Together with other passers-by, he provided first aid that the baby had passed out. The mother had the girl strapped around her stomach in a baby carrier when she plunged into the stream. Why the woman fell into the stream is unclear, the spokesman said.
Dramatic scenes of Munich's Stadtbach: woman falls into the water with a baby carrier - baby in mortal danger
Update from May 15, 5:27 p.m .: After the tragic fall of a mother and her baby into the Munich city stream, the baby is in mortal danger.
The 37-year-old and her three-month-old daughter found a passer-by lying in the 50 cm deep water of the stream, the police said on Friday. He pulled both out of the water and provided first aid with other passers-by on Thursday. "The mother was apathetic when the patrol arrived," said a police spokesman. The baby was passed out.
Dramatic scenes on Munich's Stadtbach: woman falls into the water with a baby carrier - last minute rescue?
The police received the emergency call at around 3:30 p.m. Several police patrols, the fire brigade and the ambulance service raced to the banks of the stream to save the lives of the 37-year-old and the baby, who was just three months old. The emergency services provided first aid on site and then immediately took the two to a hospital. It was probably last minute rescue. If the pedestrians had come only a few minutes later, it could have been too late.
Munich: Dramatic scenes on Stadtbach - woman falls into the water with a baby carrier
First registration from May 15, 2020
Munich - On Thursday afternoon (May 14th), around 3:30 p.m., a witness called police emergency number 110 and said that he had just pulled a woman and a child from the large city stream (part of the Isar ). According to him, the two people were lying in a side arm in the approximately 50 centimeter deep water.
Munich: Woman falls into the water with a baby carrier - passers-by
The caller and other passers-by immediately started taking first aid measures . Several patrols from the Munich police, fire service and emergency services were sent to the specified location. The police officers who arrived first took over the rescue measures. The ambulance brought the wife and child to Munich hospitals for further treatment .
First investigations of the police suggest that the woman (a 37-year-old native of Munich) with her three-month-old daughter , she in a baby carrier was plunged into the creek had strapped to her belly. Further investigations to clarify the incident were initiated, the police said in a press release.
Woman falls with a baby carrier into the side arm of the Isar - police are looking for witnesses
Call for witnesses: Persons who can provide relevant information are requested to contact the Munich Police Headquarters, Tel. 089 / 2910-0, or any other police station.
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