Teen dies in 16-story fall from Ala. beach condo

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) — A Louisiana teenager is dead after falling 16 stories into the pool at a beachfront condominium in Alabama.

Orange Beach police say 18-year-old Challenge Talbot of Thibodaux, La., was found dead about 3:45 a.m. Friday.

Authorities say Talbot fell from a balcony on the 16th floor at Turquoise Place Condominiums and landed in the water.

A couple walking by the pool found the body. Police say there were no witnesses, but they’re still investigating.

Authorities plan an autopsy.

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