Teenager who fell through skylight of Norwich pub has suffered ‘life-changing injuries’

The Heartsease pub on Plumstead Road. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

The Heartsease pub on Plumstead Road. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

A teenager who fell through a skylight at a Norwich pub remains in hospital with life-changing injuries

The teen, who has not been named, was on the roof of the Heartsease pub with another man when they fell.

Emergency services were called following the incident on June 14, and the teenager was airlifted to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

He was initially said to be in a critical condition but a police spokesman has since confirmed he is now stable, although has 'suffered serious life-changing injuries'.

The other man was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital but has since been discharged.


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Police said there will be no criminal investigation into the matter.

The incident is currently being looked at by Norwich City Council's health and safety team.

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No-one at the Plumstead Road-based pub wanted to comment.

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