Humberside

Man dies in Princes Quay shopping centre balcony jump

Ambulance vehicles outside Princes Quay
Image caption The man jumped from a balcony near a cinema inside Princes Quay, Humberside Police said

A man has died after jumping from a balcony inside a shopping centre in Hull.

Emergency services were called to Princes Quay in the city centre at about 18:40 BST on Monday after reports of the incident near the centre's cinema.

He was treated at the scene but was pronounced dead a short time later.

Humberside Police said officers were investigating "the circumstances that led to the incident".

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The shopping centre was closed for a short period following the fall.

Officers said the man's death was not suspicious but have appealed for any witnesses to come forward.