Woman dies after falling from 4th floor of Cocoa Beach hotel balcony

Orlando woman pronounced dead after being airlifted to hospital

COCOA BEACH – An Orlando woman was killed after apparently falling from the fourth floor of a Cocoa Beach hotel balcony Sunday morning, according to Florida Today.

The deadly incident happened about 10 a.m. at the Quality Inn and Suites, 3901 N. Atlantic Avenue, located along the beachside.

Callers reported that the woman had fallen, prompting Cocoa Beach Police along with a Cocoa Beach Fire Department crew to respond. The hotel's compound has three buildings, including one that has six-stories.

Paramedics removed the unidentified woman from the hotel grounds and took her to Cape Canaveral Hospital. She was then airlifted to Holmes Regional Medical Center where doctors later pronounced her dead, Cocoa Beach police reported.

Police were trying to determine how the woman fell. Detectives also were attempting to locate her next of kin, police reported.

An investigation is underway.