THERE have been two alleged ‘balconing’ cases this week. The first was a 19-year-old British girl plunged 90ft from the seventh floor balcony of the Torrenova Playa Hotel in Magalluf (Calvia). Jacqos Evans was believed to have landed on a sun-lounger by the pool, which cushioned the fall.
Speculation is that she was attempting to jump from her balcony into the hotel’s pool at around . She was taken to
Doctors said she was lucky to have survived the fall and that her injuries not too serious considering the height she fell from. Her injuries included a broken ankle and arm.
This is the same hotel where a 17-year-old Grace Ford fell last summer; she died in hospital 12 days later.
The second was a 40-year-old Swedish man who fell from a second or third floor of the Commodore Beach Hotel in Magalluf (Calvia) onto the roof of the dinning hall at .
He too was taken to Son Espases to be treated for his injuries.