Danish man falls to death from Pattaya condo

Danish man falls to death from Pattaya condo

A rescue worker looks at the body of the Danish man found dead at a car park of a high-rise condominium in Pattaya, Chon Buri, on Friday morning. (Photo by Chaiyot Pupattanapong)
A rescue worker looks at the body of the Danish man found dead at a car park of a high-rise condominium in Pattaya, Chon Buri, on Friday morning. (Photo by Chaiyot Pupattanapong)

CHON BURI: A Danish man fell to his death from a condominium in Pattaya town on Friday morning.

The body of the 52-year-old Dane, whose name was withheld pending notification of relatives, was found lying in a pool of blood in a car park under construction in the compound of the 44-storey condominium on Pattaya Sai 2 Road in central Pattaya. Police and rescue workers arrived at the scene after being reported at 8am.

The man, who had stayed in a room on the 34th storey, suffered a broken leg and multiple fractures. Police inspecting the room found a note saying he no longer wanted to live. 

His body was sent to the Police General Hospital’s Institute of Forensic Medicine for a post-mortem examination to find the cause of death. Police were investigating and would inform the embassy about the death.


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