Target recalls dresser falling onto kids

(KETK) - Target has issued a recall for 175,000 dressers sold at their stores after receiving reports of the product falling onto kids.

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission reports Target has recalled the Room Essentials 4-drawer dressers sold in three colors.

Model Numbers:

  • 249-05-0103 (black)
  • 249-05-0106 (espresso)
  • 249-05-0109 (maple)

CPSC advises customers who have not anchored the product to the wall where children can not access it should return the item for a refund.

There have been 12 reports of dressers flipping or tipping over, including onto two 3-year-old children. No injuries have been reported.

The product was sold nationwide from January 2013 through April 2016 for $118.

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