Man dies falling from height close to shopping centre as police tape off scene

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A man has died after falling from height near the Westfield Stratford shopping centre in London.

Emergency services were called at approximately 11:15am on Monday morning, but the man was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

A police cordon has since been set up on International Way on the pavement that runs past the Westfield car park, MyLondon reports.

Photos from the scene show a forensics tent set up beneath the lit up adverts for the various shops in the centre.

A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police said: "We were called at 11.15am to reports of a man injured after falling from height in International Way, E20.

"Emergency services attended, but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

"Enquiries into the circumstances are ongoing."

No other details about the circumstances of the man's death are known at this point.

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