• January 19, 2017

Michael Persichitti Killed in Accidental Fall at UK in Lexington, KY

Lexington, KY -- A fall from the roof of the student center at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky Friday, January 13, 2017 took the life of 47-year-old Michael Perschitti.

It looks like the man was working with a roofing crew unloading materials when the incident happened. Mr. Perschitti reportedly fell at least 30 feet to the ground below. It is claimed the official cause of death was from multiple blunt-force injuries. The exact cause of the incident had not been disclosed at the time of the report.

Officials are currently examining the details of the incident in the hopes of determining the cause.

The report provided no further information at the time of its release.

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