A 21-year-old Australian tourist has fallen to his death from
a hotel balcony in Phuket.
The Melbourne man, identified as Sebastian Eric Faulkner,
fell in the early hours of New Year's Day, Phuket police
sources told AAP yesterday.
The Phuket News reported that Mr Faulkner sought medical
assistance from a hospital on December 30, but "left without
He had been travelling with friends, who are assisting
authorities with their inquiries.
Members of Mr Faulkner's family are expected to arrive in
Phuket on Wednesday.