Employee Falls To Death At Long Island Hotel

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities were investigating the death of a hotel employee who fell from an upper-floor window.

According to Suffolk County police, 41-year-old David Lerner of Holbrook was at work at the Hyatt Regency Long Island in Hauppauge Saturday night when he fell to his death from the window at about 7:30 p.m.

Lerner was pronounced dead at Stony Brook Hospital.

Police were asking anyone with information to contact them. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration also is investigating.