Man found dead near Federal Trade Commission building

WASHINGTON — A man died at 6th Street and Constitution Avenue in Northwest D.C. on Wednesday morning.

The D.C. police said they got a call about an unconscious man at that location, outside the Federal Trade Commission building and near the National Mall, at about 8:30 a.m. When they arrived at the scene, they said, the man was dead.

Police are still investigating what happened.

The map below shows where the man was found.


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Dan Friedell

Dan Friedell is a digital writer for WTOP. He came to the D.C. area in 2007 to work as digital editor for, and since then has worked for a number of local and national news organizations.

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