2-year-old in hospital after falling off dad's shoulders

MESA, AZ - A two-year-old boy is in the hospital after falling off his father's shoulders and hitting his head, authorities say.

Jon Sheaffer with the Maricopa Fire Department said around 5:30 p.m. they received a call regarding a child that fell flat on his back, hit his head and was not breathing.

Police performed CPR on the boy until paramedics arrived. He was taken to Cardon Children's Medical Center in Mesa by ground ambulance.

There has been no update on his condition, but Sheaffer did say the boy had a pulse.

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