ITHACA, N.Y. — Ithaca police are investigating the death of a 43-year-old man who fell from a roof on Stewart Avenue.

At about 4:33 a.m. Sunday, police responded to a hotel on the 500 block of Stewart Avenue, where a man reportedly fell from the roof. It was reported to a 911 dispatcher that the man was unconscious and not breathing.

When officers arrived, they found the man dead on the ground.

Police have initiated a death investigation to determine what happened. Though it is early in the investigation, police say no foul play is suspected.

Police have not yet released the name of the victim.

Kelsey O'Connor

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