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Man Dies after Falling From Window This Morning In Edgewater

police_lineAn man has died after falling out of a window early this morning on the 1000 block of W. Berwyn in Edgewater.

The 21-year-old man, whose identity has not yet been released, appeared to have fallen from a fifth floor window around 4:50 a.m. The incident happened at the Foster Beach Apartments, 5250 N. Sheridan (which is at the southwest corner of sheridan and Berwyn). He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man could be seen covered up on the south side of Berwyn just steps from Sheridan. A window screen could also be seen nearby.

Area North detectives are conducting a death investigation.

Berwyn is closed between Sheridan and Kenmore. Berwyn Ave. CTA buses thave been temporarily rerouted, including some Lake Shore express buses and the No. 92 Foster bus.

Hat tip: ABC7

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