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Woman Commits Suicide and Lands on Teen

Last Wednesday, the New York Times reported, a woman jumped to her death in the Queens Center Mall atrium and landed on a high school teenager four stories below, injuring the student. The woman, who’s identity has not been released, was in her mid-50s and jumped over the glass barrier on the 3rd floor, landing four stories below, which was below ground level, on a group of teens sitting in massage chairs. Derrick Muñoz, 17, was injured when the woman landed directly on him, and was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive. He was apparently knocked out by the impact, but regained consciousness in the ambulance. Doctors ran tests to see if there was any damage to his brain. The Star Tribune reported the boy, who was on spring break at the time, suffered a large gash on his head after being briefly unconscious.