Investigation launched elderly patient's fall

Monday 12 November 2007 11.55
South Tipperary General Hospital - Investigation launched after patient's fall
South Tipperary General Hospital - Investigation launched after patient's fall

Gardaí in Clonmel are investigating the sudden death of an elderly patient at South Tipperary General Hospital.

The 80-year-old woman fell from a second floor window of the hospital building shortly after 8.30am this morning.

Gardaí are treating the incident as an accident and are preparing a report for the coroner.