Kirsty Maxwell had taken drink but not drugs, court told

A 27-year-old woman who fell from a Benidorm tower block had not consumed drugs on the night of her death, according to a toxicology report.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 16th July 2017, 8:37 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 11:49 am
Kirsty Maxwell died at a holiday apartment block in Benidorm. Picture: Contributed

Kirsty Maxwell, from Livingston, West Lothian, had drunk alcohol at a party but no illegal substances were found in her body. A criminal court investigating her death on 29 April heard that her blood alcohol concentration of 2.79 grams was more than five times over the Spanish and Scottish drink-drive limit.

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Four British men – Ricky Gammon, 31, Anthony Hole-house, 34, Callum Northridge, 27, and Daniel Bailey, 32 – are under formal investigation. Joseph Graham, 32, was told he could return home but would remain under investigation.