Empire State Building Jumper Identified

Empire State Building Jumper: Cameron DabaghiOn Tuesday, March 30, at around 6:30 p.m, a man jumped from the 86th floor of the Empire State Building‘s observation deck in New York City. He was later identified as Cameron Dabaghi, a 21-year-old junior student from Yale University.

In a message to the Yale community, College dean Mary Miller wrote, “We are all deeply distressed by this news.

According to witnesses, Dabaghi ran before he jumped to be able to clear the barrier on the observation deck. He later hit the ground near a branch of Bank of America.