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Firefighters rescue hapless toddler trapped in washing machine

Monday, February 18, 2013 - 00:43

Feb. 19 - Firefighters in China's Shangdong Province saw through a washing machine to free a three-year-old girl who had climbed inside. Lindsey Parietti reports.

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Firefighters in China respond to an urgent call. This little toddler is in deep trouble -- trapped from the waist down in a washing machine in the eastern Shangdong Province. The mother protects her as rescuers saw through the plastic and metal surrounding the three-year-old. Chinese television said firefighters distracted the girl with candies as they pried her free. Her mother says she often plays in the washing machine - but hopefully not any more..... Finally back in her mother's arms, the grateful toddler says "thank you."

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Firefighters rescue hapless toddler trapped in washing machine

Monday, February 18, 2013 - 00:43