HOLDEN BEACH, NC - A 19-year-old died last week after falling from a third-story balcony.

The incident happened around 7 p.m. last Friday. Emergency responders from the Tri-Beach Fire Department, Brunswick County EMS and the Holden Beach Police Department responded to the call.

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The teen was pronounced dead after being airlifted to New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Police say an investigation is ongoing, though emergency officials do not suspect foul play.

According to the news release, the family respectfully asks the victim’s information not be released, but the Town of Holden Beach extends its condolences to the family in their time of grief.