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Sharjah Man Survives ‘High-Rise’ Fall
Gulf News ^ | June 7, 2014 | Aghaddir Ali

Posted on 06/07/2014 2:05:20 PM PDT by nickcarraway

37-year-old in hospital after fall from a high-rise building in Al Majaz area

Sharjah: A 37-year-old man has survived a fall from a high-rise in the Al Majaz area of Sharjah, an official at Sharjah Police told Gulf News.

Police said the Filipino man fell from his apartment’s balcony at around 7pm on Friday and was admitted to Kuwaiti Hospital in critical condition. No further information was available on which floor he fell from. The man was reported to be under the influence of alcohol when he fell from his balcony.

It is not clear whether the man attempted to commit suicide.

The man is currently at the ICU of the hospital and is under constant watch of a police guard. Al Buhairah Police have launched an investigation into the incident.


TOPICS: Local News; Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: kuwait

1 posted on 06/07/2014 2:05:20 PM PDT by nickcarraway
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I once fell off the first floor of a 10 story building. I’m ok now.


2 posted on 06/07/2014 2:11:21 PM PDT by P-Marlowe (There can be no Victory without a fight and no battle without wounds)
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He’s okay because he landed on his head.


3 posted on 06/07/2014 3:45:09 PM PDT by cloudmountain
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I was thinking the same thing.


4 posted on 06/07/2014 5:27:05 PM PDT by FoxInSocks ("Hope is not a course of action." -- M. O'Neal, USMC)
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No further information was available on which floor he fell from.”

I guess they were rushed to get the story out. What’s the point if they don’t know the floor.


5 posted on 06/07/2014 5:29:17 PM PDT by morphing libertarian ( On to impeachment and removal (IRS, Taliban, Fast and furious, VA, Benghazi)!!!)
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“No further information was available on which floor he fell from.”

Uh... the first?


6 posted on 06/08/2014 11:15:47 AM PDT by Jack Hammer
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