Woman injured after falling from scaffolding

A woman is in a serious condition in hospital after falling from scaffolding.

Friday, 20th January 2017, 7:36 am
Updated Friday, 20th January 2017, 8:41 am
Swinley Road. Pic: Google Street View

The emergency services were called a block of flats on Swinley Road in Swinley at 8.15pm on Thursday with concerns for the welfare of a woman.

A 23-year-old woman was on scaffolding on the fourth floor of the building and fell.

She was treated at the scene by the ambulance service and taken to hospital.

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A police spokesman said she was in a “serious but stable” condition.

Roads in the surrounding area were cordoned off for an hour.