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Man killed by falling glass at luxury tower on Albert Embankment

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A man has been killed by a window panel which fell from the top of a new block of luxury flats on the Albert Embankment.

Man killed by falling glass at luxury tower on Albert Embankment

Emergency services were called to Albert Embankment at about 10.40am on Tuesday.

A man was pronounced dead at the scene.

A penthouse in the development – which is nearing completion and partially occupied – is on the market for 22 million.

The Corniche – designed by Foster & Partners – has been built on the site of a former Government office block by developer St James, part of the Berkeley Group.

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