A police operation is underway following the death of a woman in the Northern Beaches today.
About 6.20am (Wednesday 24 June 2020), emergency services attended North Head Sanctuary in Manly following reports of a concern for welfare.
Upon arrival, officers attached to Northern Beaches Police Area Command found a woman suffering from a serious head injury after a fall.
Despite efforts to revive her, the woman died at the scene.
A second woman was assessed by NSW Ambulance paramedics.
A crime scene has been established and an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident is underway.
A report will be prepared for the information of the coroner.
No further information is available at this time.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.