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E- lert June 14 2012 - Press Release -Accidental Fall
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Press Release

Today, June 14th, 2012 around 11:45 a.m., three men were working on a roof top at 510 W. Arizona Ave, DeLand. This is a commercial building. One of the men, Pedro Ayala, 56, of DeLand fell through a skylight and landed on the floor of the interior. The fall was approx. 40 feet. He succumb to his injuries, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

At this hour, detectives from the DeLand Police Department are still on scene investigating, and I was told O.S.H.A. was also en-route.

The family has been notified.

At this time there is no information as to the cause of the fall as the investigation is active however, the preliminary indications are that it was tragic accident.

No police reports are available at this time.

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Please do not reply to this email.  If you have information regarding this e-Lert please contact Officer Rod Hancock at 386-740-5885

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