Teenager dies after 6-storey balcony fall

Teenager dies after 6-storey balcony fall

A young man has died after plunging six storeys from a balcony in Terrigal on the Central Coast.

The 19-year-old was found near the pool of a hotel on Pinetree Lane shortly before 9:30pm. He was unconscious and had serious head and internal injuries.

He was taken by ambulance to Gosford Hospital before being flown to Royal North Shore Hospital, where he later died.

Police from Brisbane Water have established a crime scene at the hotel and investigations into the incident are underway. Police have not ruled out possible misadventure.

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