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

The victim, a male of unknown age, was working on the roof of an apartment building at 5120 Galitz St. when he fell about 11:15 a.m., according to a statement from Skokie police. The building is seven stories tall.

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He suffered severe injuries and was unresponsive when authorities arrived, police said.

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The man, whose name was not released, was taken to Skokie Hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said.

The incident remains under investigation.

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