Univ. of Iowa student falls from sixth-floor window; fall deemed accidental

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Published: Nov. 3, 2022 at 2:31 PM CDT
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IOWA CITY, Iowa (KCRG) - On Thursday, a student fell from a sixth-floor window in Mayflower Hall, landing on a second-floor roof.

A preliminary investigation has indicated that the fall was accidental. Initial reports state that students were playing catch in a residence hall room when a student leaned back and fell through the screen of an open window.

The student was transported to a nearby hospital immediately. There is no word at this time on their condition.

The incident remains under investigation.