Man dies after falling from flat in Walker

22 Jun 2016 12:14 PM

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A man has died after falling from a flat window in Walker.

At 9:19am this morning (June 22) police received a report expressing concern for a man inside a flat at Hexham House.

Officers attended and, along with family members of the man, entered the property to try and speak to the man.

While inside the property he fell from the window of the flat.

Officers attempted to do CPR on the man until paramedics arrived however he was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

Enquiries are ongoing into the incident.

The IPCC have been informed of the incident - this is matter of course for any death where there has been police contact.


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