21-Year-old man falls from window

SOUTH BEND - A bizarre accident happened this morning across the street from the campus of Notre Dame.

Police say 21-year-old Marcus Garcia fell from the third story window at the Eddy Street Commons Apartments.

Police say a witness saw the man sitting on the third story window with his legs dangling over. The witness says it appeared the man just slipped and fell.

Police say Garcia lived with two roommates. Police say Garcia had plans to go out and meet friends. The roommates told police Garcia wasn't home when they went to bed around 1:30 a.m.














Police are calling this an accident.


Garcia is a member of Notre Dame's Class of 2012 and is majoring in Psychology and Sociology. His hometown is Turlock, California.


Garcia is currently at Memorial Hospital where he is listed in critical condition.



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