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Window washer falls 8 stories to his death in East Village

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SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8/CNS) - A window washer plunged eight floors to his death while working on an East Village building Tuesday, authorities reported.

61-year-old James Stinson was washing windows at a condo complex when he fell into a courtyard in the 1100 block of J Street about 8:45 a.m., according to authorities.

Medics took Stinson to UCSD Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

The accident will be investigated by the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health, or Cal/OSHA, as is standard in cases of workplace fatalities in the state.

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