Just two months after its reopening following a series of operational changes instituted to prevent visitors from harming themselves, another young person has jumped to their death from the Vessel, Thomas Heatherwick’s 150-foot-tall interactive sculpture at Hudson Yards in Manhattan.
AN confirmed this tragic news with the New York City Police Department’s press office, and learned that the suicide occurred earlier this afternoon at just before 1 p.m. and involved a 14-year-old male. The teenager, whose name has not been released, was pronounced dead at the scene.
“We are heartbroken by this tragedy and our thoughts are with the family of the young person who lost their life. We are
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