Franklin County man dies after falling from hotel balcony in Ocean City

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OCEAN CITY, Md.–  A Franklin County man dies after falling from a balcony in Ocean City, Maryland.

Police say 29-year old Jordan M. Hess, of Chambersburg, fell from an 8th story balcony at the Stowaway Grand Hotel on the 2100-block of Baltimore Avenue.
It happened just before 7:30 Saturday night.

Investigators with the Ocean City Police Department Criminal Investigation Division believe the fall was an accident, but the case is still under investigation.  Hess’ exact cause and manner of death will be determined by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore in the next few days.