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Ifrah Siddique. (Facebook photo)

RIVERDALE, Ga. — Payless Shoes is offering condolences to the family of a 2-year-old girl who died after a mirror inside one of its suburban Atlanta stores fell on top of the girl.

Riverdale police Lt. Nicole Rabel told news outlets that Ifrah Siddique was found severely injured the evening of March 2. The discount footwear company said in a March 4 statement that it is devastated and that company is working with authorities to understand the “nature of this accident.”

Rabel says Siddique visited the store to get new shoes with her family before the mirror fell on her. The girl was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Siddique’s cousin, Aquib Iftkhar, says the girl had internal bleeding and lost a substantial amount of blood. Iftkhar described Siddique as an adorable little girl.

“I feel dead like I am no more. … That was my little girl,” Mohsin Siddique, the child’s father, told Fox 5.

Aqib Iftkhar, told WSBTV that the family was in a state of shock, saying, “The question is, why wasn’t it [the mirror] secured in the first place?”

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