Man injured after fall from building’s roof

News from Northumbria Police
News from Northumbria Police

A man is in a critical condition after falling from the roof of a building.

Police were called to the Forum Shopping Centre in Wallsend at 10.26pm on Tuesday, September 22, after reports a man had climbed onto the roof.

The man subsequently fell from the roof and was taken to the RVI where he is described as being in a critical but stable condition.

A spokesperson for Northumbria Police said: “Due to police officers being in attendance at the time of the fall the incident has been referred to the IPCC, as is procedure in the circumstances.”