Woman falls from downtown bar balcony

(Cleveland) - St. Patrick's Day fun took an unfortunate turn for a young woman in downtown's Warehouse  District. 

Police report a 20 year old female fell from a balcony at the Spirits Restaurant and Bar on West 6th Street near St. Clair Avenue. 

The bar is now closed to what investigators are calling "hazardous conditions". 

The woman was rushed to MetroHealth Medical Center in critical condition. the incident happened after the St. Patrick's Day Parade. 

Despite the tragedy, partiers continued to flood West 6th, with other bars and restaurants quickly filling up. Partying is expected to continue into the night and there is a heavy police presence at both ends of the street.

(Photos by Ken Robinson/WTAM)

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