Baby airlifted to hospital after being scalded at Cumbria café
Last updated at 08:53, Friday, 13 June 2014
A BABY has been airlifted to hospital after he was accidentally scalded in a Cumbria café.
The eight-month old boy, from Shrewsbury, was flown to the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle, after sustaining serious burns to his chest and abdomen in a Keswick café.
The Great North Air Ambulance was called out to Keswick at noon on Thursday June 12.
The child was treated by an North West Ambulance Service paramedic and a doctor from the aircraft at the scene, before being flown to Newcastle.
The baby's condition on arrival at the hospital was described as stable.
First published at 14:59, Thursday, 12 June 2014
Published by http://www.nwemail.co.uk
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OMG! I hope the little one recovers! Thoughts go to the parents who must be beside themselves!