A FOUR-YEAR-OLD has died after falling from the window of an apartment in Malaga on Tuesday.

Reportedly the minor was leaning out of the window, before falling from a height of 12 metres (over 39 feet).

The incident took place at around 2pm from a building in the Carretera de Cadiz district, while the child was in the apartment with several relatives.

La Policia Local and Nacional rushed to the scene along with emergency services, who attempted to revive the child but were unable to do so.