Del Mar CA– A child was seriously injured in a fall from a hotel window in Del Mar, last night. A family visiting from Korea was staying at the Clarion Del Mar Inn located 720 Camino Del Mar in the City of Del Mar. The families’ room was located on the 3rd floor. Their 7 year old son was playing in one of the rooms alone. When they went to check on him, they found that the boy had fallen out of the window.
It is unknown if the window was previously open or opened by the child prior to the fall. The child fell approximately 30 to 35 feet on to an asphalt parking lot. He sustained serious injuries which included a broken femur and major head trauma.
The child was airlifted to Rady Children’s Hospital where he is listed in critical condition. The Sheriff’s Child Abuse Unit is handling the investigation.