Boy had fit in the street

PARAMEDICS were called after a young boy suffered a suspected fit in the street.

An ambulance and rapid response vehicle went to Hart Lane, in Hartlepool, shortly before 1pm yesterday after reports of a child collapsed in the street.

A spokesman for the North East Ambulance Service could not give any further details but said the child was taken by ambulance to the University Hospital of North Tees, in Stockton.