Girl, 5, killed after fence falls on her in Brooklyn

Alysson Pinto-Chaumana, 5, was killed after a fence in front of a home came on Harman St. came crashing down on her. Police said the girl pulled on the decorative fence when it collapsed. (FOX 5 NY)

A five-year-old girl who pulled on a fence in front of a house in Bushwick was killed after the fence came crashing down on her, said police.

Alysson Pinto-Chaumana was walking with her mother at about 9 p.m. Thursday when she pulled on the decorative fence in front of 444 Harman St. which landed on her causing her to fall and hit her head. 

Alysson's mother flagged down a passing ambulance who rushed the child to Wyckoff Hospital.

She was pronounced dead at the hospital. An investigation was ongoing.