child feetIn an unfortunate incident, a 3-year-old Emirati girl accidentally killed herself in Dibba, Fujairah on Sunday night while playing with a curtain rope in her bedroom.

According to the police, the toddler climbed up a chair, looped the rope around her neck and then slipped from the chair, leading to her own death.

The mother of the child found her hanging from the curtain rope. Despite the shock of the sight, the mother immediately rushed her child to Dibba hospital, but the girl had already died, reported Emirates 24/7.

Preliminary examination suggested that the toddler died of asphyxia due to the tightened rope around her neck, according to hospital sources.