News Man dies after jumping out window to escape Harlem fire By ALISON FOX firstname.lastname@example.org @AlisonFox August 2, 2015 3:23 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email A man died after jumping from a seventh floor window to escape a Harlem fire early Sunday, police said. The man, who was not immediately identified, was found with severe body trauma after trying to escape the blaze on 124th Street, near Second Avenue. He was found at about 6:30 a.m. as firefighters brought the blaze under control. The man, who was in his 50s, was taken to Harlem Hospital where he was pronounced dead. By ALISON FOX email@example.com @AlisonFox Alison covers law enforcement and breaking news. She previously worked at The Wall Street Journal, and has a master’s degree from Northwestern University and bachelor’s from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.