77-year-old killed after falling 15 feet out of a tree in Seattle

A 77-year-old man has died after falling 15 feet from a tree in Seattle.

Seattle Fire Department said the man was in the tree between two buildings in the 600 block of W. Mercer Street.

He fell between the two buildings into a greenspace.

Medics tried to save his life but were unsuccessful. 

It's unknown what caused him to fall or what he was doing in the tree.

This is a developing story.

Q13 News will have updates as they become available. 

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