Woman Injured in Harpenden Balcony Fall

A WOMAN is thought to have fallen from a balcony in the very early hours of Saturday (Sept 5) morning. Police were called to a flat in Station Road, Harpenden, at about 1.50am, following reports of an argument between a man and a woman. But on arrival, of

A WOMAN is thought to have fallen from a balcony in the very early hours of Saturday (Sept 5) morning.

Police were called to a flat in Station Road, Harpenden, at about 1.50am, following reports of an argument between a man and a woman.

But on arrival, officers found a 37-year-old woman lying injured outside the building.

A spokesperson for the ambulance service said they were called to the scene on reports that a woman had fallen from a balcony.


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He continued: "Following treatment and stabilisation at the scene, the woman was taken to Luton and Dunstable hospital with non-life threatening injuries."

Ambulance crews from Harpenden and St Albans attended the scene.

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Police were unable to comment in detail about the incident and it is not known if the woman fell from an inside stairwell balcony or one outside.

But a spokesperson for Herts Police did confirm that 37-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of grievous bodily harm.

He has been bailed to return to Borehamwood police station in October.

The woman remains in a stable condition.

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