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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