Man reportedly falls to death off ladder

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) A man died late morning Monday after falling from a ladder at a near-downtown home.

A man fell to his death from a ladder at a home at 824 Walnut Street on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016.
A man fell to his death from a ladder at a home at 824 Walnut Street on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016.

Fort Wayne Police were called around 11 a.m. to a home at 824 Walnut St. on a report of a man down, dead. An officer at the scene told NewsChannel 15 a man fell from a ladder at the address.

The officer said the incident is being investigated as an accident.

Police wrapped the front side of the property in yellow tape. A small crowd gathered in front of the bright green two-story home while crime scene investigators worked.

This story will be updated.