Chinese schoolgirl is saved after plunging 15 storeys

This is the heart-stopping moment a schoolgirl in southeast China jumps off a building from 138ft high before firefighters scaling down from the rooftop.

The girl, studying in Year 6, was worried that she could not finish her homework before the end of Lunar New Year holiday and decided to commit suicide.

She was luckily saved by a safety air cushion that positioned below her. She did not sustain any major injuries but only scratches at her right ear.

Firefighters are trying to rescue a 12-year-old girl who is dangerously sitting on a window

Firefighters are trying to rescue a 12-year-old girl who is dangerously sitting on a window

Footage shows her plunges from 138ft high before the firefighters scale down from the rooftop

Footage shows her plunges from 138ft high before the firefighters scale down from the rooftop

Footage emerged shows the 12-year-old girl dangerously sitting on a window at a corridor in a building in Fuzhou, Jiangzi Province, on February 24.

The girl can be seen plunging from the 14th floor, roughly about 42 metres high (138ft), before firefighters attempted to scale down from the rooftop.

She landed on a safety air cushion and was sent to a hospital

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