NEW HAVEN, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – A Yale University freshman has survived a four-story fall from a dormitory window.
School spokesman Tom Conroy said in an email Tuesday that the student fell from a window in Bingham Hall at about 2 p.m. Monday. Yale didn’t have classes Monday because of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.READ MORE: Gabby Petito Search: Video Shows Couple Questioned About Physical Altercation In Utah, Fiancé Told Police Road Trip Created 'Emotional Strain'
The student was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital. His condition hasn’t been released.
Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway tells the Yale Daily News that the male freshman is expected to make a full recovery.
Conroy didn’t indicate whether the fall was an accident and didn’t say whether police were investigating.READ MORE: Feast Of San Gennaro Returns In Little Italy As Vendors Take COVID Precautions
Yale’s police department referred a phone call seeking comment back to Conroy, whose office said it had no further information.
Last week, a Temple University student fell to her death, and hitting a pedestrian below, while visiting friends at a City Center building. The woman was identified as 18-year-old Rebecca Kim.
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