Man survives fall from Empire State Building's observation deck

Published April 26, 2013

| New York Post

A tourist tried to jump from the Empire State Building yesterday β€” but only made it one floor down, police sources said.

Nathaniel Simone, 33, climbed over a security fence on the observation deck on the 86th floor about 11:30 p.m. and jumped β€” but only fell to the 85th floor, sources said.

β€œHe climbed over the fence and dropped down,” a police source said.

He suffered a broken ankle and was taken to Bellevue Hospital for treatment in police custody.

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