Teen falls from CMSD school roof, later dies

CLEVELAND - Police are investigating a fatal fall at Cleveland Metropolitan School District's Clara E. Westropp school.

According to police, 18-year-old Joshua Geiger fell from the roof around 1:52 a.m. Saturday.

The Geiger was rushed to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.

The incident report stated that two males ages 18 and 16 had climbed onto the dome of the school and were drinking. Geiger went to use the restroom and fell from the roof onto the pavement. The 16-year-old climbed down and called 9-1-1.

Clara E. Westropp serves grades PreK-8 and is located at 19101 Puritas Avenue Cleveland, Ohio.

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