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Two young children survive three-storey drop while escaping an apartment fire in France

Two brothers, aged three and 10, have survived a 10-metre fall after escaping an apartment fire in Grenoble, France.

Four people below managed to catch the two boys and were hospitalised afterwards to check for bone fractures.

One of the people who helped catch the boys, ‘Athoumani Walid’ (25), suffered a broken wrist.

Although uninjured, the two boys may have suffered from smoke inhalation.


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