Swedish woman dies in tragic holiday accident
TT/The Local · 1 Aug 2007, 10:08
Published: 01 Aug 2007 10:08 GMT+02:00
The accident occurred when she leaned out of the window to smoke a cigarette, Danish news agency Ritzau reports. According to police, she had been sitting on the windowsill to circumvent a ban on smoking in the room.
The woman died immediately from the injuries she sustained in the fall.
Police said that her husband and two children were witnesses the accident. It was also they who alerted the hotel and authorities to what had happened.