Search

Men in “stable condition” after fall at Westfield Stratford City

PUBLISHED: 22:25 07 February 2013 | UPDATED: 13:27 08 February 2013

Part of Westfield was cordoned off but the shopping centre remained open. Picture: Sara Odeen-Isbister

Part of Westfield was cordoned off but the shopping centre remained open. Picture: Sara Odeen-Isbister

Archant

The lives of two men, who were seriously injured after one fell from the upper ground floor at Westfield Stratford, are not in danger.

Police and the London Ambulance Service were called to the scene at the shopping centre yesterday at around 3.30pm after an 18 year-old from Manor Park fell onto a 47-year-old man from Essex who was walking below.

Both were taken to The Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel.

A spokesman from Newham Police said: “Both men are in a stable condition in hospital with non-life threatening injuries.”

Police are still investigating the full circumstances of the incident. No arrests have been made.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the East London Advertiser. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the East London Advertiser