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Man Dies After Falling Into Schuylkill

Police are investigating whether the man fell in the water accidentally or if he jumped in.

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    Man Dies After Falling Into Schuylkill
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    One man is dead after falling into the Schuylkill River.

    It happened on Saturday near the Chestnut Street Bridge around 6:30 p.m.

    Police say a 40-year-old man was found inside the river by the marine unit.

    He was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania where he was pronounced dead at 7:19 p.m.

    Police are currently investigating whether the man fell in the water accidentally or if he jumped in.

    No word yet on the man’s identity.