ROSLYN HEIGHTS, New York — Police say a Long Island man has died after he fell off the roof of his house.
The accident happened at 9:30 p.m. Friday in Roslyn Heights.
Nassau County police say 66-year-old Elliot Wertheim was working on his roof when he fell.
Wertheim was taken to a hospital for treatment of severe head trauma. He was pronounced dead at 10:17 p.m.
Police are investigating but say there was no apparent criminality.