Woman dies after slipping, hitting head on sidewalk
A woman in her late 50s is dead after she slipped fell and hit her head on the sidewalk in the west end this morning.
Neighbours phoned 911 around 8 a.m. when they saw a woman lying on the sidewalk near 154 Street and 99 Avenue.
Paramedics and police responded and the woman was taken to the hospital where she died from her injuries.
Staff-Sgt. Barry Maron said police are treating the death as non-criminal.
"When we look at the scene there's nothing suspicious, there was some ice on the sidewalk....there's nothing to indicate foul play," Maron said.
The woman lived in the area, police said.