Champaign Coroner identifies man who died after fall from parking garage

By Daily Illini Staff Report

The Champaign County Coroner’s Office identified a man who died after falling from the roof of a parking garage on Saturday morning.

Jae Seo, 23, of Urbana, was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:30 a.m., according to a press release by Duane Northrup, Champaign County coroner. He died as a result of injuries sustained in a fall from the roof of a parking garage, 1201 E. University Ave., Urbana. 

The death is being investigated by the Champaign County Coroner’s Office and the University of Illinois Police Department. Preliminary autopsy results show Seo died from “multiple blunt force injuries due from a fall/jump.”