Man dies after slipping from balcony during rainstorm

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November 3, 2014 20:14

 
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Monday’s inclement weather cost one man his life when he slipped from a roof and left another injured as a bus stop collapsed into a street destroyed by the storm.

Magen David Adom paramedics reported that at 2:34 p.m. they received a report of a 78-year-old man who slipped and fell from a third story balcony while repairing an overhang during the storm.

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