A woman died after authorities said she leapt from a balcony inside the Salt Lake City Library's main branch Thursday.

About 9:30 a.m., the woman, whose name and age were not released, jumped from a third-floor balcony inside the library, 210 E. 400 South, said Salt Lake fire Capt. Karleen Montanez.

The woman was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.