28 Jul Toddler in critical condition after falling from block of flats in Poplar | UK News
A toddler is in a critical condition after falling from a block of flats in east London.
Police were called shortly after 6.50pm on Monday to East India Dock Road in Poplar, where a child was said to have “fallen from height”.
They were treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to a major trauma centre, London Ambulance Service (LAS) said.
An air ambulance also attended the scene.
The child was later transferred to a specialist hospital and is in a critical but stable condition, according to police.
A Metropolitan Police spokesperson said no arrests have been made.
The road was closed off at the junction with Chrisp Street and Newby Place, as of 8.30pm on Monday.
People who witnessed the incident or have footage are asked to contact the Met quoting reference CAD 6419/27 July.