76-year-old woman survives seven-story fall from NYC apartment

https://nypost.com/2020/01/24/76-year-old-woman-survives-seven-story-fall-from-nyc-apartment/

The woman, whose name was not released, was sitting on her window ledge when she toppled over –– frightening bystanders below.

Anthony Ruggerio, 50, was smoking a cigarette on his lunch break when he heard a noise

“It was loud. Like rocks falling on the platform above me,” he told the Post. “I turned, I ducked, when I turned back there was a lady on the floor. She turned to her side and [groaned]. I thought she was dead.”

She was taken to Weill Cornell Hospital where she is being treated for a broken ankle, police said.

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