Woman dies after falling from 'substantial height' in Romford

Romford death

A woman has died after falling from a substantial height in Romford this morning (September 20). The area around Havana Close and Exchange Street remained cordoned off as of 10.45am. - Credit: Cash Boyle

A woman has died after falling from a 'substantial height' in Romford this morning (September 20).

At 9.46am, police were called to Brewery Walk with reports of concerns for a person's safety.

Officers attended alongside the London Ambulance Service and the London Air Ambulance.

They found a woman, aged in her 60s, had fallen from a substantial height. She was pronounced dead at the scene at 10.17am.

At this early stage the death is being treated as unexplained and is not thought to be suspicious.


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The area pictured - the junction between Havana Close and Exchange Street - remained cordoned off as of 10.45am.

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