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Fire Crew Rescue Toddler From Inside A Claw Machine

Fire Crew Rescue Toddler From Inside A Claw Machine

Fire Crew Rescue Toddler From Inside A Claw Machine
As a mum of four smallies, having eyes on the back of your head is a necessity. Kids get up to all sorts of mischief but I think we can all agree little Ezra Ingersoll wins hands down after his little curious adventure.

An Alabama mother has spoken out after her son got stuck inside a claw machine in the gaming room of a local restaurant where they were eating.

Just seconds away from their table, an excited two-year-old spotted some brightly coloured sphere toys inside an arcade machine and decided to take matters into his own hands by climbing inside to get one. 

Little Ezra managed to fit through the prize flap door but once inside his older sister realised the door didn't swing the other way and he was stuck inside. She quickly informed his mother saying he was stuck 'in the game'.

When mum of four Kelsey arrived at the crane game to her horror, her toddler was indeed standing up inside the toy machine. 

Employees at the restaurant didn't have a key to open the machine at the time and needed extra help to help reunite the boy with his family. 

In a post on her Facebook page accompanied by an image of the toddler inside, Kelsey confesses First Responders had to rescue her son.
She wrote, "Only my child! The fire department and police department had to take the machine apart. He is ok now and going to bed!"

Firefighters had to remove the top of the machine to pick up Ezra, taking just twenty minutes to complete. Police officers also gave the little explorer one of the toys he was working hard to get at.

The pizzeria also invited the family back for free pizza and games following their ordeal. 

Kellie Kearney is a Dublin mammy of 4 kids aged 2, 3, 4 and 8 (and she is expecting baby #5 in May). A self-confessed procrastinator and picker-upper of things, Kellie would never turn down a coffee and she loves to travel and share every day true to life moments on Instagram of her expanding family. Follow her daily adventures on Instagram