Man Dies After Balcony Collapse

A man died and another remains in a serious condition in hospital in Northern Sweden after an apartment balcony they were standing on collapsed.

The dead man, in his thirties, died from his injuries at the scene in Skellefteå on Friday evening.

Police say the third floor balcony came away from the wall. They immediately stopped anyone in the apartment building going out onto their balconies.

An investigation is being carried out into the reason for the collapse.

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