Child impaled on railings

A child has been rescued after becoming impaled on railings.

Monday, 9th May 2016, 8:02 am
Updated Monday, 9th May 2016, 10:05 am

Emergency services were called to Sefton Road in Heysham at about 7.50pm on Sunday, where a nine-year-old girl was impaled on railings.

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Fire crews gave first aid at the scene and stabilised the child, before ambulance crews arrived.

The youngster was taken to hospital by air ambulance.