Dead woman's injuries 'consistent with a fall from height'

The woman was found at the bottom of a fire escape stairwell in the early hours of Saturday at Reading's Madejski Stadium, police said. Credit: PA Wire

A 22-year-old woman found dead following a Christmas party at a Premier League football ground died from head injuries consistent with a fall from height, police said.

Detective Inspector Phil O'Neil said: "We are continuing to treat the woman's death as unexplained and are progressing a number of lines of inquiry in order to fully understand the circumstances surrounding this tragic incident.

"Inquiries such as this can take some time but we are keeping the woman's family fully informed of our progress."

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