Three-year-old boy falls down manhole

A three-year-old boy fell into a manhole after opening its cover in eastern China.

The video was filmed in the city of Xuzhou in Jiangsu Province on April 14.

The boy was seen lifting the cover up by himself and then accidentally dropping into the manhole.

Nearby people gathered around the manhole after hearing the boy shouting for help inside it.

He was eventually rescued.

Fortunately, the boy only suffered minor scratches.