Man found with critical head injuries after falling from eighth floor balcony

A MAN is fighting for life in hospital after falling from an eighth-floor balcony in Sydney’s south overnight.

The man in his 20s reportedly fell from a unit complex on Potter Street in Waterloo around 12.15am on Thursday.

Emergency services raced to the scene and found the man on the ground with life-threatening head injuries.


He was rushed to St Vincent’s Hospital in a critical condition.

Police established a crime scene and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Anyone with any information that could assist with the investigation is urged to come forward.

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