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Man found dead in New York Mets’ stadium

A 46-year-old man was found dead at the New York Met’s home stadium on Friday, the New York Police Department confirmed.

He was discovered after having suffered “from injuries consistent with a fall from an elevated position”.

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It currently remains unclear whether the incident was accidental.

The man was taken to New York-Presbyterian Hospital in Queens in critical condition, where he was later pronounced dead.

“We are aware of a tragic incident which sadly resulted in a fatality last night,” a New York Mets spokesperson said.

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“Our deepest and heartfelt condolences go out to the attendee’s loved ones.”

A concert was held at Citi Field on Friday night, but it remains unclear whether the tragic incident occurred during the concert.

NYPD investigations are ongoing.

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