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Man dies after falling from St Albans City Football Club roof

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A man has died after falling from a roof at a football ground.St Albans City FC said Clive Churchhouse, who was in his 70s, “died in an accident” at Clarence Park ahead of a match with Luton Town.Paramedics were called just before 10:20 BST. Police had received reports he had fallen from the roof.St Albans City chairman Lawrence Levy said: “We are completely devastated by the news. Clive was a much-loved character around the club.”The friendly with Luton has been cancelled as a “mark of respect”, the club said.It was unclear why Mr Churchhouse was on the roof, a Hertfordshire Police spokeswoman said.She said he had been airlifted to St George’s Hospital in London but died from his injuries.Luton will instead play Hitchin Town in a friendly.
Source: BBC Beds