OCEAN CITY, Md.- Authorities are investigating the death of a 26-year-old man who fell from the balcony of a Ocean City hotel.
Ocean City police and paramedics were called to the Holiday Inn Hotel at 1701 Atlantic Ave. at around 4 p.m. Wednesday after Eric Austin Allen, of Dayton, Md., fell from the hotel balcony and onto the pool deck.
Allen was taken to Atlantic General Hospital in Belrin where he was pronounced dead. His remains were taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore for an autopsy.
Ocean City police detectives continue to investigate the manner and cause of death in this case.