Boy Falls From Roof In Scranton

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SCRANTON — Police in Scranton say they are investigating how a young boy fell from a roof Monday night.

Officers tell us a 9-year-old boy fell from a roof of a home along Lafayette street in Scranton’s west side.

Police say the boy was playing tag with another youngster and slipped and fell about 10 feet.

The boy was taken to a hospital but police in Scranton do not believe the 9 year old’s injuries are life threatening.