Police close car park in East Kilbride as man dies after falling from multi-storey car park

By Christina O'Neill

A man has died after falling from the 10th floor of a multi-storey car park at the East Kilbride Shopping Centre.

Police and paramedics raced to the scene at around 10.45am this morning.

Sadly the man couldn't be saved and was pronounced dead when crews arrived at the scene.

The area has been cordoned off by officers.

Police have confirmed that enquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: “Around 10.45am on Thursday, 7 October, 2021, police were called to a report of a man having fallen from the 10th floor of the car park at a shopping centre in Churchill Road, East Kilbride.

"Emergency services attended and the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

"Enquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident."

More to follow on this story when we have it.


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