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Man Dies After Falling From Harvard Bridge

A man allegedly fell from the Boston side of the Harvard Bridge yesterday afternoon and was later pronounced dead, according to Massachusetts State Police Trooper Thomas Ryan. The incident occurred between 5 and 6 p.m. After the State Police responded to the scene, the Marine Unit was dispatched and recovered the man’s body. They attempted resuscitation before the Boston Emergency Medical Service transported the man to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. He was later pronounced dead. The case is still under investigation.

— Marie Y. Thibault