Saugatuck U-M student dies after fall through glass roof

Posted at 9:54 AM, Jul 24, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-24 09:56:43-04

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – A University of Michigan student from Saugatuck died overnight after falling through a glass roof.

Ann Arbor Police say that the 21-year-old man climbed a fire escape outside the Nickels Arcade at about 2:20am with a female acquaintance.  The structure was about three-stories tall.

Police say that Nickels Arcade has a pedestrian walkway that is covered with a glass roof.  The arcade is a collection of shops near the university campus.

We’ll have more details when they become available.