With harsh cold and snow forecast for much of the state in the next few days, officials in Ohio’s Department of Aging are urging precautions for older people who could be at increased risk of weather-related problems.
Student Recovering After Six-Story Fall
A 19-year-old college student is improving after surviving a fall from a sixth-floor window of a University of Dayton residence hall.
Michael Fuchs is recovering from injuries sustained in the apparent fall from the Marycrest Complex residence hall on Saturday. A university official said his condition was “serious but improving.”
Police and UD officials are investigating the cause of the fall.
It’s the second time this month a freshman has fallen from the sixth floor of a university dorm. In the first incident, an 18-year-old man died in what the coroner’s office ruled a suicide, but his parents are disputing the conclusion.