An eight-year-old girl died in a freak accident after her head got stuck in a window grille at her house in Kampung Losong Feri, Kuala Terengganu, reported Sinar Harian.
Nurliana Nabila Mazlan, a Year Two student from SK Losong, was found dangling by her neck on Thursday by her neighbour.
She was believed to have attempted to get out of her room through the window as the door was locked.
The neighbour alerted the girl's brother and they managed to free her before the Fire and Rescue Department personnel arrived.
The girl was immediately rushed to Sultanah Nur Zahirah hospital but was pronounced dead at 5.30pm on the same day.