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Baby in critical condition after ‘traumatic’ incident

A one-year-old baby girl is in a critical condition in hospital after an incident in “hugely traumatic conditions” involving a vehicle and a trailer.

Emergency services rushed to the scene at an address in Wrangle at around 8.15pm on Tuesday, July 24.

The child was taken to Boston Pilgrim Hospital by ambulance before being transferred to Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham, where she remains in critical condition.

A spokesperson for Lincolnshire Police said: “At 8.15 pm last night, Tuesday July 24, we attended an address in Wrangle following a report that a one-year-old child had suffered significant injuries following an incident with a vehicle and trailer.

“The child was taken to the Queens Medical Centre where she remains in a critical condition.

“We are investigating the circumstances of this incident. No-one has been arrested.”

A spokesperson for East Midlands Ambulance Service said: “We received a call at 20:16pm on July 24 to an incident in Wrangle, Boston.

“The caller reported a road traffic collision involving one patient. We sent a LIVES paramedic, a responder doctor, a paramedic on a fast response vehicle, a double crewed ambulance and the Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance. One patient was taken to Boston Pilgrim Hospital by land ambulance.”