Man falls to his death in elevator shaft

June 6, 2009 8:29:00 PM PDT
A 19-year old man from Chicago's suburbs died early Saturday after falling down an elevator shaft in Iowa.It happened at an apartment building in Ames, Iowa, near the university campus there.

Police were not releasing the victim's name Saturday night, but they said friends said the man was a graduate of Hinsdale South High School.

Ames police say the victim was visiting friends at the time of the accident.