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Woman Dies From Fall Onto Lower Wacker Drive

A 25-year-old woman fell to her death on Lower Wacker Drive in the Lakeshore East area early Sunday morning.


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Notre Dame Senior Killed In Fall One Day Before Graduation

University police say he was with a small group of students who got up onto the roof of the Joyce Center on campus.


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Police: Worker Dies After Falling Off Roof Of 7-Story Skokie Building

A man died after he fell from a roof Monday morning in north suburban Skokie.



Police: Man Dies In Accidental Fall In Logan Square

A man died Tuesday afternoon in what appeared to be an accidental fall in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side, police said.


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Man Plunges To Death Moments After Heated Argument

A 32-year-old man who plunged to his death from a bridge spanning the North Shore Channel early Friday was seen arguing with another man moments before he fell.



Mount Prospect Man Falls To Death From Albany Park Roof

A Mount Prospect man fell to his death from a roof in Albany Park Friday afternoon.


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Person Dies In Fall At ISU

An individual suffered fatal injuries Sunday evening after falling from scaffolding outside a dormitory high-rise, Illinois State University officials said.


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Nursing Home Resident Dies Falling During ‘Escape’

A 57-year-old nursing home resident died earlier this week from a fall after he apparently tried to sneak out of his Northwest Side facility using tied bedsheets.