Polish girl falls to her death from Bangkok hotel

BANGKOK- A 12-year-old Polish girl fell to her death from a Bangkok hotel's 10th floor early yesterday morning.

Following the report at 4.30am, police rushed to the hotel on Phetchaburi 35 Road to find the girl's body on the 14-storey building's ground floor awning.

Pol Lieutenant Siwa Klabpan of Phaya Thai Police Station said the youngster had been staying at the hotel with her older sister since January 21 and they were scheduled to check out yesterday afternoon. The child's older sister was sleeping when the incident occurred. Police say the girl may have walked over to the window and accidentally fallen off as there was no sign of struggle.