Man is seriously injured after fall at block of flats

A MAN was taken to hospital with serious injuries after falling from the fourth floor and landing on a balcony below.

The emergency services were called to a block of flats in Marina, St Leonards, shortly after 4.30am on Monday (April 9).

The man was discovered conscious but bleeding due to cuts and bruises sustained from his fall.

He was taken by ambulance to Eastbourne District General Hospital for treatment for non-life-threatening injuries.

Police are not treating the incident as suspicious.