Man, 61, falls to death cleaning his NYC Upper East Side apartment window: police

The man fell from a rear window of his New York City apartment building, NYPD said

A 61-year-old New York City man fell to his death on Saturday while he was cleaning a window on his high-rise apartment building.

The man dropped from a rear window on the sixth floor of the 21-story building at 920 Park Ave. on the Upper East Side, the New York Post reported. The fall occurred shortly before 7 a.m. according to the New York City Police Department.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

Authorities have not yet released the identity of the man.

The man dropped from a rear window on the sixth floor of the 21-story building at 920 Park Ave. on the Upper East Side.

The man dropped from a rear window on the sixth floor of the 21-story building at 920 Park Ave. on the Upper East Side. (Google Maps)

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NYPD said the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

NYPD said the man was pronounced dead at the scene. (New York Police Department)

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Authorities have not yet released the identity of the victim.

Authorities have not yet released the identity of the victim. (iStock)

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