Child taken to hospital after emergency services were called to Hartlepool Primark
Emergency services were called to Primark in Hartlepool after a child fell unwell as non-essential shops reopened across the town.
The North East Ambulance Service were called to Primark in Hartlepool’s Middleton Grange Shopping Centre at 10.51am on Monday, April 12 following reports that a child was unwell.
The child was taken to North Tees Hospital by an ambulance crew.
Non-essential shops welcomed back customers on Monday following months of lockdown restrictions.
A North East Ambulance spokesperson said: “We were called at 10.51am yesterday morning to reports of a child who was unwell in Primark at Hartlepool Middleton Grange Shopping Centre.
"We sent a rapid response paramedic and two ambulance crews before the patient was taken to North Tees Hospital.”
Hospitality with outdoor seating has also reopened, along with gyms and salons.