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Teen injured in 25-foot fall from roof at Wesleyan campus
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Teen injured in 25-foot fall from roof at Wesleyan campus

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Lincoln police say a 19-year-old woman was hospitalized early Friday after an estimated 25-foot fall from a roof on the Nebraska Wesleyan University campus.

Officer Erin Spilker said it happened around 12:30 a.m. at the Weary Center, 5300 Huntington Ave.

The 19-year-old woman had been with two others at the time. 

Spilker said the woman was conscious and alert when Lincoln Fire and Rescue workers took her to a Lincoln hospital and remained hospitalized. Her current condition is unknown.

Spilker said the incident remains under investigation, though foul play is not suspected. 

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Lori Pilger is a Norfolk native and University of Nebraska-Lincoln graduate who has been a public safety reporter for the Journal Star since 2005.

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