NEWS October 1st, 2017

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Man found on ground without vital signs

In critical condition after fall from roof near Sutherland and Astor

A man is in critical condition after falling off the roof of a two-storey house at Sutherland Drive and Astor Avenue on Sept. 30.

The man, described as being in his 50s, fell from the roof of a house he was working on.

Paramedics received a call at about 12:30 p.m. When police officers arrived they found the man lying on the ground.

The man had no vital signs and he was immediately rushed to hospital.

He was later listed as having life-threatening injuries.

Police taped off the property on Sutherland and questioned the homeowners and neighbours.

The accident is also being investigated by the Ministry of Labour.