Child, 2, Falls 20 Feet Down Laundry Chute

Alex Perez brings you the latest on the rescue of a small kid in danger.
2:15 | 11/25/12

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weather forecast. This next story has the potential of ending in tragedy a terrified 2-year-old boy plunged 20 feet down an old laundry chute at his own home. The boy was rescued by firefighters and alex is back with this story. Lot to be thankful at the ledger household this thanksgiving. The day was beginning when the 2-year-old suddenly disappeared and then the screams began coming out of the wall. 2-year-old didn't just fit, he fell nearly 20 feet down this old launldry chute on thanksgiving morning. I was laying in bed and all of a sudden, there was this thump and blood-curling screams coming from j in the else. Reporter: Somewhere turned out to be behind this wall. I pumped the wall so I could at least hold his hand and comfort him. Reporter: His dad fractured his wrist. Thankfully only the minor injury. The cables caught him between the legs like a harness and cradle his fall. Reporter: Firefighters arrived and quickly broke down the wall, rescuing the toddler, he was taken to hospital where he was treated for minor injuries. He was fine abut for a stitches. Reporter: By thursday afternoon, curious caden was already back on his feet. It was a crazy, crazy unconventional thanksgiving. Reporter: Simple dinner at the table would work she says. They never would imagine that caden would find his way through that chute. Alex, thanks. And coming up on "good morning america" -- holiday miracle.

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