Bronx Teen Dies Trying to Jump Between Rooftops

The teen was attempting to jump from one six-story building to another across a gap of 10 feet

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    Police say a Bronx teenager is dead after he tried to jump 10 feet from the roof of one six-story building to another.

    The teen tried the fatal stunt Thursday on Findlay Avenue, a few blocks northeast of Yankee Stadium.

    Police responded to a report of people on the roof. When they arrived at the scene they found a young man in an alleyway with severe head trauma.

    The youth was identified as 17-year-old Clyve Norman. He was pronounced dead at Lincoln Hospital.

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