A man has died after falling from a balcony in Melbourne’s CBD, police say.

Key points:Police are investigating the death of a man in the CBDBalcony Safety, a popular nightlife area, is on the main road to the CBD, across from the Royal Botanic Gardens, in central MelbourneA police spokeswoman said they were aware of the incident, which took place at around 7.30pm (AEDT)On Sunday, a man fell to his death from a third floor balcony of a nearby apartment building.

A spokeswoman for the Victoria Police Service said it was not known if the man was the person who died.

The balcony was part of Balconry Safety, an area popular with nightlife enthusiasts, and is on a busy road to Melbourne’s central CBD.

Police were not investigating the cause of the death.

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