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University of Arizona student dead after fall

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - University of Arizona police say a male student is dead after falling while climbing a 30-foot tower on the roof of a university dorm in Tucson early Friday morning.

Sgt. Filbert Barrera says a witness told police that the student and a friend were climbing on top of the three-story Colonia De La Paz Residence Hall when he fell shortly before 4 a.m.

The student was identified as 19-year-old Michael Evan Anderson, a freshman from Mission Viejo, California.

The dorm is located near the university's football stadium.

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