Wellington Scoop

Young woman killed in fall from building in Lambton Quay

A young woman was killed in central Wellington this morning when she fell from the 12-storey Internal Affairs Building on the corner of Lambton Quay and Waring Taylor Street.

The NZ Herald reports that her fatal fall was seen by Sunday morning shoppers and patrons at Gloria Jean’s coffee shop.

The paper quotes Senior Sergeant John van den Heuvel as saying it was not yet known how many floors she had fallen.