EUREKA SPRINGS, Ark. — Police in the tourist town of Eureka Springs say a Missouri man died after falling from a staircase at a hotel.
Eureka Springs police say William Thomas of Webb City, Missouri, died after falling Saturday night from a staircase at the Crescent Hotel. Police say Thomas was later pronounced dead at a hospital in Eureka Springs.
According to a police press release, witnesses told officers that Thomas had been in the bar upstairs at the hotel before falling over the staircase’s railing.
Police say the death is under investigation.