Hermann hospital traumatic experience foul play
A 5-year-old girl was airlifted to the hospital Tuesday after police say she was trapped in a washing machine on high speed for several minutes.
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00:02 It was a painful and traumatic experience for the little
00:04 girl who found himself locked in that washing machine over they
00:07 -- On high speed we're told a five year old was
00:10 trapped. As she spun round and round on a ring cycle.
00:14 Until someone finally noticed and stopped it and set her free
00:17 police say a woman had just tried to use that same
00:19 machine moments earlier. But it wasn't working properly so she got
00:23 a refund and chose another machine detectives are still trying to
00:26 figure out how the girl ended up close. In that wash
00:29 your unfortunately. She spun around in that portion machine for several
00:34 minutes and apparently it was on SP. She was tumbling pretty
00:37 fast and there and one person wont bias that they saw
00:40 something flopping around and everything thought it was just address or
00:43 something. Because it was moving pretty fast and so where --
00:47 the girl's parents or. Who was watching her police have not
00:50 released that information. But at this point they say foul play
00:53 does not appear to be involved were told that child was
00:56 banged up pretty badly and airlifted to memorial Hermann hospital with
00:59 a number of extensive injuries. Police say she is a very
01:03 fortunate little girl to have survived this.