Boy, 10, flown to hospital after suffering serious burns near Ambleside


The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) was called to assist North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) near Ambleside where a boy had sustained serious burns in a scalding. The 10-year-old was treated by NWAS and the GNAAS doctor-led trauma team before being flown to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool within 25 minutes.

The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) was called to assist North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) near Ambleside where a boy had sustained serious burns in a scalding.

The 10-year-old was treated by NWAS and the GNAAS doctor-led trauma team before being flown to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool within 25 minutes. He arrived in a stable condition. 

The air ambulance was tasked to the scene at around 9.50am today. 

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