英国游客, 34, falls to his death from seventh floor of Magaluf hotel
A British tourist has died after falling from the seventh floor of a hotel in Magaluf.
The 34-year-old man died instantly after plunging from the four-star Melia South Beach Hotel around 8.30am Thursday.
Civil guard sources said the man was ‘behaving strangely’ just before the fall, and speculated that he could have been intoxicated.
A 34-year-old British man has fallen to his death from the seventh floor of South Beach Hotel in Magaluf, local police said on Thursday
A well-placed source close to the case added: ‘He plunged from the seventh floor of a hotel called South Beach in Magaluf.
‘At the moment it is being treated as an accident rather than a crime although the dead man is thought to have been with other people when this drama occurred.
It is not yet clear if he was staying at the hotel where the incident occurred.
One unconfirmed local report said two female friends he had met the previous night while out partying were in a room at the hotel.
The hotel has four pools and a spa with a sauna and Turkish bath as well as an elegant beach club. It used to be called ME Mallorca.
TripAdvisor describes it as an ‘ideal place for stylish vacations.’
它增加了: ‘The music, the sun and the fashion are the main protagonists of the hotel, which will immerse you into vibrant and chic summer ambiance, with relaxing days and nights to remember.’
A spokesman for a regional government-run emergency response coordination centre confirmed: ‘We got the first call at 8.39am this morning morning.
‘Ambulances, local police and Civil Guard were sent to the scene but there was nothing that could be done to save the man who was subsequently declared dead.’
A receptionist at the hotel where the incident occurred said: ‘It’s all very recent and we’re not making any comment at the moment.’