A Chinese woman has died after falling down a staircase at a clothing shop in China, police said.
The woman was shopping in the Chinshan Yangjing clothing store in Shenzhen, China’s southern Guangdong province, on Sunday, local news site The Global Times reported.
The shopping area is located in the Zhongnanhai shopping district, which is home to the country’s biggest garment factory.
“We received a call around 8:30 a.m. from a witness who said the victim fell from the second floor of the shop,” Zhang Qiu, a police officer, told the report.
“When the person fell down, the door of the clothing shop was shut.
A woman was rushed to hospital and her condition is unknown,” Zhang added.
The man who was working at the shop was taken to the hospital, where he died on Sunday.
Police are investigating the cause of the incident, The Global Post reported.