Hofstra student injured after falling off elevated walkway

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Police say a Hofstra University student is in serious condition after falling 30-feet off an elevated walkway.

Police say the unidentified 20-year old student was riding his skateboard across the unispan near Fulton Avenue.

The elevated walkways over Hempstead Turnpike connect the two sides of campus.

Police say the student hit a protective railing around 11:30 p.m. Sunday, flipped over and fell down 30-feet.

The student is hospitalized with a fractured skull.

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