Boy seriously injured after falling through school roof

Ambulance, Woman charged with stabbing, School roofAmbulance.Photo: Norway Today Media

Still serious for 15 years-old after fall through school roof

The condition of the 15-years-old, who fell through the roof of a school in Romsås in Oslo on Sunday, is stable but serious, according to the police.


The boy fell over five meters, through a glass dome on the roof of Tiurleiken School in Oslo Sunday afternoon. He has supposedly landed on a concrete floor.

– The boy is seriously injured. His condition is stable, but serious, says Kjetil Moen, section leader in the Violence Section of Oslo Police District to NTB.

Head injuries

– A boy has fallen through the roof and is seriously injured. He is injured in the head region, says Christian Krohn Engeseth, Head of Operations to VG. VG were the first to report the case.

Engeseth says that ambulances were quickly on the spot and that the boy is rushed to Ullevål Hospital with head injuries.

– He was unconscious, and his condition is uncertain, he tells NTB.

Engeseth says that the boy has fallen through a glass dome and down on the floor inside the building. He will not say anything about age yet as not to cause concern among relatives.

The police are present and interviews witnesses. Engeseth says there was a group of eight youngsters present when the accident occurred and that they have contact with four of them.

It is not clear what the youngster where doing on the roof, but what is clear is that there was no work at the time when the accident occurred.


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