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

Saturday, Aug 24, 2013  |  Updated 7:31 AM EDT
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Bronx Teen Dies Trying to Jump Between Rooftops

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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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