Police ID Man Killed in Three-Story Fall in Westport

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A 29-year-old Stamford man was killed and another person was seriously injured after falling off a roof in Westport Sunday afternoon, police said.

The Westport Police Department, Westport Fire Department, and Westport Emergency Medical Services all responded to an address of Norwalk Avenue around 12:45 p.m. for a report that two workers fell off a three-story roof.

When crews arrived they found 29-year-old Juan Rodriguez, of Stamford, dead at the scene, police said.

The other victim was taken to Norwalk Hospital with life-threatening injuries. His name has not been released.

Westport police and OSHA are investigating and the office of the chief medical examiner will perform an autopsy.

Westport police and OSHA are investigating. Police said no foul play is suspected.

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