LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — A 3-year-old boy is recovering after falling from a third floor apartment window Thursday evening in Silver Spring.

The child fell about 25 feet after going through a window screen at the White Oak Apartments on Lockwood Drive around 7:50 p.m., according to Montgomery County Fire and EMS spokesperson Pete Piringer.

The boy was taken to the hospital with serious, but not life-threatening injuries.

It wasn’t immediately clear why the child fell through the window.

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