Police: Teen sustains serious injuries after falling from water plant roof

A teenage boy sustained serious injuries Tuesday evening after falling from the roof of the old water plant at the corner of Front and Franklin streets in Morgan City, according to Morgan City police.

At about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, police responded to a report of a juvenile boy falling from the roof of the plant. He and two other juvenile boys allegedly had climbed on the roof when he fell from the roof, police said.

The injured boy was airlifted to Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge, police said. As of Wednesday morning, his condition was not known, police said.


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