Student dies after falling from dorm walkway, UAPD reports
A UA Police Car sits just off of Park Ave. on Oct. 1, 2015.
A male student died after falling off a walkway in the Posada San Pedro Residence Hall early yesterday morning, according to a University of Arizona Police Department media release.
Emergency personnel responded to the residence hall yesterday morning at around 2:37 a.m. after receiving a report of an unconscious man in the courtyard.
According to the report, emergency workers performed life-saving measures before transporting him to Banner — University Medical Center. He reportedly had injuries consistent with that of a fall from a great height.
The student was pronounced dead at 6:13 a.m., according to the media release.
Officers have told the family about the death and are not releasing the name of the student to the public. The death is a part of an active investigation by the department.
In the report, UAPD encouraged anyone with information to call the department’s non-emergency line at (520) 621-8273 or (520) 621-8477.
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