Woman killed by falling from a building in Oslo

Police are investigating the circumstancesOslo.Police are investigating the circumstances.Photo : Terje Bendiksby / NTB scanpix


A woman in her 30s has died after falling from an apartment building in Greenland, Oslo. Police do not yet know what has happened.

The woman was rushed to hospital but was soon pronounced dead, police said.

– Currently, it is a little bit unclear if the woman jumped, fell or was pushed. There was a police officers which found a woman unconscious on the ground, says operations manager Marita Aune from Oslo police district to news agency NTB.

Police assume that the woman fell from a window in an apartment in Hollendergata, but they do not know if the woman is resident.

It is also not clarified what apartment she fell.

– We have several officers at the site, talking with witnesses in order to clarify this, Aune says.

Police have a preliminary ID on the woman, but did not want to give details about her since the family is notified.

Incident was notified by the police at 15:47 on Tuesday afternoon.


Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today