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Teen dies after falling from 3rd-story balcony at NC beach

HOLDEN BEACH, N.C. — A 19-year-old died Friday night after falling from a third-story balcony in Holden Beach.

The accident happened around 7 p.m. from a building on Sand Dune Lane, according to Star News. He was airlifted to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Holden Beach police said in a news release that they do not suspect foul play but an investigation is ongoing.

The victim’s identity has not been released.