Air ambulance attends ‘medical incident’ by Eastbourne nursery

An air ambulance has landed by an Eastbourne nursery (Tuesday, August 10).

Tuesday, 10th August 2021, 3:51 pm
Updated Tuesday, 17th August 2021, 1:01 pm

According to an eye-witness, the air ambulance landed at around 12.10pm on Langney Marsh by the junction of Sevenoaks Road and Willingdon Drove.

Ambulance and police crews were also on the scene at Busy Bees Nursery on Larkspur Drive, according to the eye-witness.

A Sussex Police spokesperson said, “Emergency services were called to a medical incident involving a child at the Busy Bees Nursery in Larkspur Drive, Eastbourne, at 11.55am on Tuesday, August 10.

Air ambulance on Langney Marsh. Picture from Dan Jessup. SUS-211008-134846001

“The child has been taken to hospital by ambulance for treatment and there is no further update at this time.”

A South East Coast Ambulance Service spokesperson confirmed their attendance at a ‘medical incident’ but wouldn’t comment on the details of the incident due to patient confidentiality.

Air ambulance leaving Langney Marsh, Eastbourne. Picture from Dan Jessup. SUS-211008-134858001