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Woman falls from height in Wealdstone, police investigation underway

A large emergency services presence was spotted in Wealdstone this morning as police responded to reports that a woman was ‘in distress’ at a residential property in Harrow.

A spokesperson for Met Police told Harrow Online: “Police were called at 03:39hrs on Friday, 22 September to reports of woman in distress at residential property in Palmerston Road, Harrow.

“Officers attended along with the London Ambulance Service.

Woman falls from height in Wealdstone, police investigation underway Harrow Online
Wealdstone in the early hours. Image: Sameer Halim

“The woman, aged 30, was taken to hospital where she remains in a critical but stable condition. Her family are aware.

“An investigation is under way to establish the circumstances.


“The Directorate of Professional Standards and the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) have been informed as is routine.”

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called at 3.59am today (22 September) to reports of a person falling from height on Palmerston Road, Harrow.

“We sent numerous resources to the scene, including an ambulance crew, medics in two fast response cars, an incident response officer and a clinical team manager.


“We also dispatched a trauma team from London’s Air Ambulance, which consisted of a doctor and a paramedic in a car.

“Our first medics arrived in less than five minutes.

“We treated a patient at the scene before taking them to a major trauma centre as a priority.”


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