Man Falls To Death From British Airways Plane Onto London Shop Roof

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A stowaway has fallen to his death from a British Airways plane after clinging to the bottom of the jet before it flew over London.

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The man is believed to have lost his grip and plunged into an office block in south-west London.

It is believed that him, and another man, hung onto the plane for over 8,000 miles on a flight that was headed to Heathrow from South Africa.

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A spokesperson for the Met Police said:

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On Thursday June 18 at about 8.30am, police received reports of suspect stowaway on a flight from Johannesburg to Heathrow.

A man between aged between 25-30, is currently in a west London hospital and enquires are ongoing. The man is in a serious but stable condition.

At 9.35am, officers received a call to reports of of a body discovered on top of a building in Kew, West London.

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The death is described as unexplained.

A post mortem will be held in due course, and investigations are ongoing as to whether the deceased was a possible stowaway.

The man being described by police as in a serious but stable condition, is the second man, who also fell from the aircraft but managed to survive.


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