Man dies after jump from Sioux City hospital room

2013-02-06T08:02:00Z 2013-02-14T08:24:41Z Man dies after jump from Sioux City hospital roomMOLLY MONTAG Sioux City Journal
February 06, 2013 8:02 am  • 

SIOUX CITY | A man died early Wednesday after jumping from a room at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City. Police said the death was a suicide.

The man used a chair to break three window panes, said Christie Finnegan, a hospital spokeswoman. Officials have not released the name of the man.

Finnegan said hospital staff will conduct an investigation into the incident. 

Based on a preliminary review, staff followed protocols and procedures, she said.

-- Molly Montag

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