Sussex

Brighton roof fall: No action taken by police

  • 5 June 2013
  • From the section Sussex
Middle Street, Brighton
The man is in a critical condition with serious head injuries at a London hospital

No action is to be taken after a man fell through the skylight of a hostel in Brighton, Sussex Police have said.

The man, in his 40s and a resident at the Grapevine hostel, fell about 20ft (6m) through the roof into a basement of the building in Middle Street.

He remains critically ill with serious head injuries at a London hospital following the incident, which happened on Monday morning.

It is thought he was wearing only a T-shirt when he fell.

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