Man found after 11-story fall has died in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Memphis police say a man has fallen 11 stories to his death.

WMC-TV described the man as a worker, who was found lying atop a sport utility vehicle parked at Poplar Towers. The man was taken to the Regional Medical Center after he was found on Tuesday, but later died.

Police have not released the man's name or the cause of his fall.


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