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Man hospitalized after fire escape fall

October 16, 2007

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Man hospitalized after fall from fire escape

A 15-foot fall from a fire escape early Monday morning in downtown Lawrence lands a 21-year-old man in the hospital. Enlarge video

A 21-year-old Lyons man was hospitalized early Monday after he fell 15 feet from a fire escape, according to Lawrence Police.

At 1:45 a.m., police and medical crews found the man unconscious on the pavement behind Henry's Coffee Shop, 11 E. Eighth St. He was taken by ambulance to Lawrence Memorial Hospital and then transferred to Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kan.

No foul play was suspected, police said. Officers interviewed several people about the incident.

The victim's name was not released and his condition was not known.

Comments

Ragingbear 7 years, 2 months ago

Violation of the 11th Commandment:

Thou shalt not do that which is stupid.

quisp 7 years, 2 months ago

Christ, would they just hurry up and release the name already? This is getting ridiculous.

beelzeboss 7 years, 2 months ago

i know who it was. i work with his girlfriend.

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