16-year-old boy falls to his death from rooftop in Saitama
A 16-year-old boy fell to his death from the rooftop of a 9-floor building in Fujimi City, Saitama Prefecture, on Sunday night.
Police said the boy had been drinking with a companion when the accident happened at about 10:30 p.m., NTV reported. The boy fell onto the roof of the 5-floor building next door. He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead just after midnight, NTV reported.
The other boy told police that his friend had said he was going to the toilet when he fell off the edge of the rooftop.