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Police: Woman Dies After Falling Off Roof

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Philadelphia police say a 19-year-old woman died after she accidentally fell off a roof in North Philadelphia Wednesday.

The woman fell from the third floor roof of a home on the 1900 block of North 18th Street shortly after 5 p.m. She was pronounced dead around 6 p.m., police said.

At the time of her fall, investigators say between 30 to 40 people were on the roof, but it's still not clear show she fell.

Police say at least eight people were questioned by detectives.

The home where she fell is not far from the Temple University campus, but school officials say the woman was not a student there.

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