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Girl, 3, taken to hospital after fall from window

Posted on - 29th August, 2019 - 2:44pm | Author - | Posted in - Avenham, Frenchwood, Health, Preston News
Bence Road, Frenchwood

A little girl was taken to Manchester Children’s Hospital after she fell from an upstairs window on Tuesday evening.

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Emergency services were called to Bence Road shortly after 8pm to reports the toddler had fallen.

The little girl suffered a serious head injury but is understood to be making a recovery.

The fall is being treated as an accident.

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A police spokesman said: “We were called around 8.05pm on Tuesday (August 27) to reports a child had fallen from a window at an address in Bence Road, Preston.

“Emergency services attended with the child, a three-year-old girl, found at the scene having suffered a serious head injury.

“She was taken to Manchester Children’s Hospital for treatment and is recovering.

“No arrests have been made with the incident being treated as accidental.”

A spokesperson for North West Ambulance Service confirmed two ambulances and a rapid response vehicle attended shortly before 8pm and took a patient to hospital.

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