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Man injured in fall from Roof in Royalton

ROYALTON – A Penn Yan man who was doing a roofing job was injured when he fell off a roof Monday afternoon at 8681 Slayton Settlement Road.

Dwight Zimmerman, 21, told Niagara County sheriff’s deputies that he had been walking across a beam on the roof when it broke, causing him to fall 15 feet to the ground.

He injured his ankle and was taken to Eastern Niagara Hospital, Lockport, for evaluation.