Man Dies After Falling Off Elevated Roadway at LAX; No Foul Play Suspected

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A man died after falling off of the elevated departures roadway at Los Angeles International Airport Saturday morning, authorities said.

He was found with a fatal injury on the arrivals roadway below about 9:30 a.m., according to a statement from the Los Angeles Fire Department.

It was not clear whether the fall was accidental, but a preliminary investigation ruled out foul play, said Alicia Hernandez, spokeswoman for the Los Angeles Airport Police Department.

Authorities have not yet identified the man, Hernandez said, and it was not clear whether he was a traveler.

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