The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Christian Today
A woman has died after falling from a balcony in London’s St Paul’s Cathedral. Police are treating the incident as ‘non-suspicious’.
A woman fell to her death in London’s historic St Paul’s Cathedral yesterday.St Paul’s Cathedral/ Facebook
The unidentified victim fell more than 30 metres from the Whispering Gallery inside the cathedral on Wednesday at 10.30am. Emergency services were rushed to her aid within minutes of the fall but she died at the scene, according to The Telegraph.
A City of London police spokesperson said: ‘The incident is being treated as non-suspicious. Officers are currently working to inform the woman’s family.’
The cathedral said in a statement that it was ‘deeply saddened’ by the incident.
The statement added: ‘Although robust procedures for emergency situations are in place at St Paul’s and today’s response bore that out, it does not lessen the shock we feel as a close community, especially forpost was originally published on this site