Air ambulance called after toddler is injured in fall

The air ambulance landed near St John's Church, in Somersham. Picture: CHARLES ABBOTT

The air ambulance landed near St John's Church, in Somersham. Picture: CHARLES ABBOTT - Credit: Archant

The air ambulance was called after a child suffered a fall in Somersham on Monday.

The East of England Ambulance Service and Magpas air ambulance were called to High Street, at about 11am, following reports that a toddler had suffered serious injuries in a fall.

A spokesman for the ambulance service said: “After being treated by ambulance crews at the scene, the child was taken to Hinchingbrooke Hospital by land ambulance. His condition was not thought to be critical.”