Man dies after falling through roof of Marianna business

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MARIANNA, Fla. (WCTV) – A man was killed Tuesday afternoon when he fell through the roof of a building he was making repairs on.

Officers with the Marianna Police Department responded to 4178 Lafayette Street around 2:45 p.m. Tuesday for reports of a person down. All Star Sporting Goods is listed at the address.

When officers arrived, they found a man who appeared to have fallen through the roof while working on repairs to the building. Jackson County EMS pronounced him dead at the scene.

The body was taken to the Medical Examiner’s Office, but no foul play is expected at this time.

The police department says the man's name is being withheld pending next of kin notification.

The investigation is ongoing.

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