BREAKING: Man survives seven-storey fall.

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A SEVERELY-INJURED man has been taken to hospital after surviving a seven-storey fall in Sheffield today.

The 35-year-old man fell from a balcony in Regent Court, Bradfield Road, Hillsborough.

He survived the fall, but was said to be fighting for his life in hospital.

A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “At about 12.15pm, police attended Bradfield Road in Sheffield following reports of a male who was believed to have fallen from a seventh-floor balcony.

“The 35-year-old Sheffield man is believed to have sustained life-threatening injuries and has been taken to Northern General Hospital.

“Further enquiries are ongoing.”

Eyewitnesses said 10 police cars arrived at the scene, before the building was taped off.