Boy dies after falling ‘from eighth floor’ of tower block near Wembley Stadium – The Sun

A boy has died after falling from the eighth floor of a block of flats near Wembley Stadium.

His body was reportedly discovered on the balcony of a first-floor apartment of Archery Court in Olympic Way.

Police were called just before 7am this morning with officers and ambulance crews attending the scene.

The youngster was given first aid but sadly died at the scene.

Met police said the death is being treated as unexplained and no arrests have been made.

Haider Narallah, chairman of the local residents’ association, told the Evening Standard: “I heard someone shouting. I looked out of my balcony and saw a boy lying on the first floor. It was clear he had fallen. He fell from the eighth floor on to a balcony on the first. The resident there found him.

“The paramedics were working really hard on him, they were shouting to each other. It was a very distressing scene.

“The family are lovely. The mother is such a nice person. She is with the police now. She is devastated.”

He added: “We need answers as to how this happened.”

Resident Liban Mao, 43, told the Evening Standard: “I saw the woman who found the body on her balcony. She was really distressed.”

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