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Teen in critical condition from water tower fall on Cape Cod

YARMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts teenager is suffering life-threatening injuries following a fall from a water tower on Cape Cod.

The Cape Cod Times reports the unidentified teen was seriously injured Saturday when he fell as much as 75 feet from a water storage tank in Yarmouth.

Rescuers responded to a report of a fall shortly before 6 p.m.

Fire officials say the teenager is in serious condition.

Yarmouth police are unsure of how he was able to gain access to the water tower and continue to investigate.

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Information from: Cape Cod (Mass.) Times, http://www.capecodtimes.com