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Man falls to his death from Nashville rooftop bar

Posted at 2:15 PM, Jul 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-05 17:47:52-04

A man running from bouncers fell from a rooftop bar to his death on Broadway in Nashville.

It happened around 5:15 p.m. during Nashville's 4th of July Let Freedom Sing event.

An employee of a downtown Nashville bar tells NewsChannel 5 the man was trying to get away from bar bouncers.

He ran to the rooftop and tried to jump to another roof near the Ernest Tubb Record Shop when he fell. Officials say he died from the four-story fall.

NewsChannel 5's Brandon Marshall is working to gather more information on this story. You can see his report on NewsChannel 5 at 4, 5, and 6 p.m.