MAN HURT IN FALL BEING TREATED FOR NON-LIFE THREATENING INJURIES

At about 12:52am, on Monday, September 6, 2010, officers from Area D-4 (South End) responded to a radio call for a person falling off a roof in the area of 232 Newbury Street. On arrival, officers observed and located a 21 year-old male being treated by Boston Fire and Boston EMS. According to witnesses, the victim had fallen through a skylight on the top floor (roof) and fell approximately four floors landing on the 1st floor. Witnesses further state that the victim may have been sitting on or leaning on the skylight when he fell. The victim was transported to the Brigham & Women’s Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.