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BYU Student Critically Injured After Falling from 4th Floor of Atrium, Police Say


A Brigham Young University student was hospitalized in critical condition Monday after falling from the fourth floor of an atrium on campus, police said.

BYU officials confirmed Monday evening the fall was an attempted suicide.

Officers were gathering information about how and why the woman fell shortly after 9 a.m. from the Tanner Building, part of the Marriott School of Business. Several people witnessed the fall, said BYU Police Lt. Steven Messick.

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