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Toddler, two, treated for head injury after falling from first-floor window in Ilford

PUBLISHED: 15:34 24 April 2014 | UPDATED: 15:34 24 April 2014

A toddler was treated for a head injury yesterday evening after falling from a first-floor window.

The two-year-old fell from the window above the Slick V Unisex Hair and Beauty Salon, in High Road, Ilford, which is opposite the police station.

The London Ambulance Service were called to the scene at 5.40pm to reports of a fall from height.

They sent a duty officer, one ambulance crew, a member of the hazardous area response team and an air ambulance.

A spokesman said the child was treated for a head injury before being taken to the Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel, by the air ambulance.

A Redbridge police spokesman said officers were on the scene immediately and that the toddler had no serious injuries.


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