Man taken to hospital after fall from balcony
A 25-year-old man was taken to hospital Wednesday after falling from an apartment balcony.
Published Thursday, September 20, 2012 6:51AM CST
Last Updated Thursday, September 20, 2012 6:53AM CST
A man who fell from a fourth-storey balcony was taken to hospital with leg and ankle injuries Wednesday night.
Saskatoon police said the 25-year-old man was attempting to retrieve a toy for a family member by scaling the third- and fourth-floor balconies of an apartment building in the 200 block of Avenue V South just after 7:30 p.m.
The man was transported to hospital by MD Ambulance for further medical treatment.
Alcohol played a significant factor in the incident, police said in a news release.