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(UPDATE) Lititz man, 19, falls to his death blocks from Temple University

A 19-year-old man fell to death inside an apartment complex blocks from Temple University in North Philadelphia.

Landon Nuss (left), died after he fell off of an apartment complex near Temple University. Credit: Facebook. Landon Nuss (left), died after he fell off an apartment complex near Temple University. Credit: Facebook

A 19-year-old man fell to his death inside an apartment complex blocks from Temple University in North Philadelphia, officials said.

Landon Nuss, 19, of Lititz, Pa., fell around 1:30 a.m. Sunday inside the private Kardon/Atlantic apartment complex at North 10th Street and West Montgomery Avenue, according to a university statement.

Nuss, who was visiting friends who are students of the university, fell one story while smoking in the complex's stairwell.Nuss was not a Temple student, a university spokesperson said.

The incident is being ruled an accident.

"The university extends its sympathy to Nuss’s family and friends," the university said in a statement.

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