Irishman Daniel Kenny 'dies in balcony fall' in Majorca

A 24-year-old Irishman has died while on holiday at a resort on the Spanish island of Majorca.

It is believed that Daniel Kenny, from Athlone in County Westmeath, fell from a hotel balcony in Santa Ponsa during the early hours of Monday morning.

The Irish Department of Foreign Affairs told the state broadcaster RTE that it was providing consular assistance to his the family.

An investigation into the circumstances of his death is under way.