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Police are treating the death of a 44-year-old man who died after falling from the Olympic Stadium this morning as non-suspicious, they said. Police are still working to contact the family of the man who died. In a statement to ITV News London, police said:
Police have confirmed that the man who died this morning after falling from the Olympic Stadium was working on the site.
The circumstances of his death are still unexplained, and investigations are ongoing.
All building work on the London Olympic stadium has stopped and will remain halted as police and other relevant authorities investigate the death of a 44-year-old man.
In a statement to ITV News London, David Goldstone, chief executive of the London Legacy Development Corporation said:
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Building firm Balfour Beatty confirmed work at the site had stopped as the investigation gets underway.