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TAIWAN (CBS) — It was a frightening ordeal for a young boy in Taiwan as he was hanging from a balcony. The incident happened just over a week ago.

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The 4-year-old boy’s head got stuck between metal bars outside the fifth floor windows.

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He was home alone at the time. Eventually, rescuers repelled from the floor above. They had to break through the roof of the balcony to reach him.

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He only had minor bruises.