An unidentified man has fallen to his death from the fourth story of a building on Scott Street Newcastle overnight.

About 8.40pm (Monday 28 September 2020), emergency services were called to a hotel on Scott Street near Watt Street, Newcastle, following reports a man fallen from the fourth floor of the building.

He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics but died soon after.

Officers from Newcastle City Police District established a crime scene, which was forensically examined by specialist police.

An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident has commenced and a report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

Initial inquiries suggest the incident is not suspicious.