BREAKING: Woman Dies After Setting Herself ON FIRE Outside School

A woman has died after setting herself on fire outside a school in South-West London. The woman set fire to herself next to Pesthouse Common outside Christ’s School in Richmond-upon-Thames.

A spokeswoman for the Met Police said: “Police were called at approximately 1.15pm on Monday, March 12 to reports of a woman on fire in the street in Queens Road, Richmond. Officers, London Ambulance Service and London Fire Brigade attended the scene. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene at 1.41pm. Officers, London Ambulance Service and London Fire Brigade attended the sceneā€

A local working nearby said that air ambulances and large numbers of officers were at the scene. Currently, the death is being treated as unexplained. Four fire engines and 21 firefighters and officers were sent to deal with the incident. Local buses and traffic are being diverted. MORE FOLLOWS…