Woman dies after falling from shopping centre car park

PUBLISHED: 12:24 16 July 2018 | UPDATED: 13:37 16 July 2018

The air ambulance in St George's Park
Picture: Anthony Carroll

The air ambulance in St George's Park Picture: Anthony Carroll


A woman has died after she fell from the multi-storey car park at the Market Gates Shopping Centre in Great Yarmouth this morning.

Police were called to the scene at 11.08am.

The area she fell from is by the back of the Troll Cart pub.

As well as police, ambulance crews and an air ambulance were called.

Police have confirmed the woman died and have put a cordon in place in South Market Road and in the car park.

A statement fron Norfolk Constabularly said: “Police are currently on the scene of an incident in Great Yarmouth.

“Officers were called at 11.08am this morning to reports a woman had fallen from the car park at Market Gates Shopping Centre on South Market Road.

“Sadly the woman died at the scene and her death is being treated as unexplained at this stage.

“A cordon has been put in place on South Market Road and a second cordon is in place in the car park; however, local roads in the area and the car park remain open.

“No further details about the deceased will be released at this time.”

Related articles

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Other popular content

Yesterday, 10:09

American fast food chain Taco Bell is launching in Great Yarmouth and now its location has been revealed.

Four police officers were forced to sit on a man to get him under control during a dramatic arrest in Great Yarmouth.

Yesterday, 13:40

A teenager has been charged after a woman in her 60s was assaulted on the Great Yarmouth market place.


A teenager who was found with a flick knife shortly after a man was slashed across the neck in Great Yarmouth has been jailed.

Most Read This Week

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 21°C

min temp: 10°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition


Enjoy the Great
Yarmouth Mercury

e-edition today


Newsletter Sign Up

Great Yarmouth Mercury weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy