DALLAS (AP) – A man has died after falling from the third level of a downtown Dallas hotel parking garage while with some friends.

Dallas police say the accident happened around 3 a.m. Wednesday at a parking garage next to the W Hotel.  Sr. Cpl. Sherri Jeffrey says the name of the man who died has not been released.

Responding officers suspect the fall was accidental. Police provided no other immediate details on what they believe the man had been doing before he fell about 30 feet from the parking garage. The man was declared dead at a hospital.

A message left for management at the W Hotel was not immediately returned to The Associated Press.

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