Child taken to hospital in ‘critical condition’ after incident in St Ives

East of England Ambulance Service were called to the scene

East of England Ambulance Service were called to the scene - Credit: Archant

A child has been taken to hospital in a critical condition after an incident in St Ives.

Cambridgeshire Police were called to Ramsey Road, at 7.10am this morning (January 17) after reports of concern for a child.

According to the East of England Ambulance Service, the child was not conscious or breathing and was treated at the scene by critical care paramedics and ambulance crews.

Two ambulances, a rapid response vehicle and the rapid response vehicle from Magpas attended, along with a community first responder.

The child was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, in Cambridge, by land ambulance. According to a spokesman for the ambulance service, the child’s condition was critical.