UK man Christopher Laidler dies after falling from building in Thailand

A British man who reportedly fell from the third floor of a guesthouse in Thailand has died, the Foreign Office has confirmed.

The man, believed to be Christopher Laidler, 31, was naked when he fell from the Sweet Heart guesthouse in Pattaya, according to the Bangkok Post.

The paper said he was pronounced dead after being rushed to Pattaya Memorial Hospital.

A Foreign Office spokeswoman said: "We are providing assistance to the family of a British national who has sadly died in Thailand."

The Bangkok Post added that police had found no traces of a struggle in Mr Laidler's room, while his belongings had not been touched.