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Woman seriously injured after suicidal woman jumped out of window and landed on top of her

By Mason White 3:31 PM December 13, 2015
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By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) A woman was severely injured after another woman fell on top of her while she was walking on a sidewalk, police in New York said.

Emergency workers were called about 3:15 p.m. to First Avenue near 51st Street, on reports of two injured women.

The 71-year-old victim was taken to a hospital in critical condition after the suicidal woman jumped out of her window on the third floor of the building in the Upper East Side and landed on top of her.

The husband of the suicidal woman quickly ran outside. He and other witnesses ran to help the women.

The 56-year-old suicidal woman was rushed to Bellevue Hospital, where she was later pronounced dead. The victim was taken to Cornell University Hospital, with serious but non-life threatening injuries.