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British man survives 15th floor fall in New Zealand

A British man has survived a fall from the 15th floor of a building in New Zealand.

Tom Stilwell fell from his neighbour's balcony in his apartment block in Auckland at 02:00 local time on Sunday (14:00 GMT on Saturday).

He was trying to lower himself onto his balcony, which was directly below his neighbour's, when he fell, police said.

Fiona Irving reports.

  • 18 Jun 2013
  • From the section Asia