BALCONY FALL: Police Release Man’s Name
Ames Police have released the name of a man who fell from a 5th story balcony early Sunday morning.
Police say 19-year-old Christian McKee of Ames climbed over a 5th floor balcony railing at the Legacy Apartments at 119 Stanton Avenue just after 1:30 a.m. Witnesses say it appeared McKee was alone when he fell from the ledge, into a construction area next door.
McKee suffered serious injuries in the fall and was taken by air ambulance to Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.
Police are still investigating the incident and you have information on McKee’s fall you’re asked to contact them at 515-239-5133.