Virginia man dies in fall from balcony at Ohio resort

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Police say a Virginia man has died after falling from a balcony at an Ohio resort.

The Sandusky Register reports that the 25-year-old fell Tuesday from the balcony of a third-story guest room at Kalahari Resort, a hotel and waterpark in Sandusky.

A spokesman for the Erie County sheriff says the death appears to be an accident.

Officials have not identified the man but said he was visiting the resort with his family.

Kalahari owns large indoor water parks in three states. The others are in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains and Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, where the company is headquartered.

A company spokeswoman said they cooperating with investigators. She said the death was the result of “a personal and private matter” and the company would not comment further.

Keep checking WDTN.com for the latest news, weather and sports. To get alerts for breaking news, grab the FREE WDTN News App for iPhone or Android. You can also sign up for email alerts here.

Don’t miss another post on Facebook or Twitter for all the latest breaking news

WDTN.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s