13-year-old falls 20 stories from Manhattan high-rise

13-year-old falls 20 stories from Manhattan high-rise
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MANHATTAN — A 13-year-old boy has died after falling from the terrace of his high-rise building in Manhattan, police said.

Officials were called around 6 a.m. Monday.

The boy’s family told authorities he had been doing homework on the terrace, WPIX reported.

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Responders pronounced the boy dead at the scene.

Investigators said it is unclear what caused the teen’s fall, WABC reported.