Emergency services called to Hartlepool Marina after a child impaled their arm on a fence

Firefighters from Cleveland Fire Bridage, paramedics from the North East Ambulance Service and the Great North Air Ambulance were called to Hartlepool Marina after receiving reports that a child had impaled their arm on a fence.

Friday, 4th June 2021, 10:02 pm

Emergency services were called to Fleet Avenue in the Hartlepool Marina area of the town shortly after 5pm on Friday, June 4, after a child had impaled their arm on some railings.

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One fire crew from Hartlepool attended the scene and released the child, who was then handed over to paramedics from the North East Ambulance Service (NEAS).

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Emergency services were called to Fleet Avenue after a child impaled their arm on a fence. Photo: Google Maps.

A Cleveland Fire Brigade spokesperson said: “One child impaled by arm on railings. Child released by Fire Brigade and handed over to the North East Ambulance Service. Taken to hospital by air ambulance.”

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