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Man Killed After Fall from Scaffolding in Prudential Building in Newark


Newark Police officials have announced that a man has died after fallen from a scaffolding inside the Prudential building downtown.

According to officials, a man was conducting repairs in a building at 655 Broad Street on the 5th floor when he fell just before 11:15 a.m. The unidentified man fell approximately 20 feet from the scaffolding and was unresponsive.  

He was subsequently pronounced dead officials said. 

Police have not released additional information at this time.