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BREAKING: Woman who fell from apartment has died

Updated: Monday, April 7 2014, 06:21 PM EDT

MARSHALL COUNTY, W.Va. -- Officials have confirmed a woman who fell from the third story of an apartment complex in Moundsville late Monday afternoon has died.
NEWS9's Ryan Eldredge was just minutes away from the Helfer Pavilion along 10th Street when it happened just before 4:30 p.m.
Investigators said a woman in her 60s was cleaning her balcony when she fell through one of the metal panels and down to the ground.
"Upon arrival, she was laying in the grass," Sgt. Donald DeWitt of the Moundsville Police Department said. "We checked the scene. She was being medically treated at the time. We checked the apartment. Nothing criminal was found. It appears she was cleaning. The case appears purely accidental. "
The woman was taken to Reynolds Memorial Hospital. Members of Tri-State EMS were performing CPR as they left the scene.
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BREAKING: Woman who fell from apartment has died

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