|Plastic pipe (illustration)|
(Scroll down for video) The father of a little boy in China, ran to a fire station after his child got his head stuck in a plastic pipe, according to a video that was uploaded to the Internet.
The incident unfolded in Yueqing, Zhejiang, on Tuesday.
The video shows the 4-year-old boy being taken to the fire station with his head stuck in an L-shaped plastic pipe.
The child’s head became stuck in the pipe while he was playing with it. The boy’s head was stuck in the pipe for about 30 minutes before his father found him.
Firefighters spent about 20 minutes to cut off the pipe.
According to the police investigation, the boy was playing inside his parents’ shop when he found the plastic pipe. The child placed the pipe on his head, expecting to be able to remove it.
However, his head got stuck, and he started having trouble breathing. The boy was unable to ask for help. His parents did not realize what had happened because they were busy serving customers at the time.