WA mom throws baby and son out window to escape fire

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LONGVIEW, Wash. – A mom in Washington state was forced to make a life or death decision when her home caught fire.

The fire started under the staircase of their duplex, blocking the home’s only exit.

The mom and her husband screamed for help and a neighbor ran over.

They threw their baby daughter 20-feet down to him from a second story window.  They also dropped their son to a stranger who was riding by on a bike.

Then she and her husband also jumped out the window.

She says she’s thankful to both men for saving her children’s lives.