Stevenage boy, 9, hospitalised after 20ft tree fall

A boy was taken to Lister Hospital after falling 20ft from a tree

A boy was taken to Lister Hospital after falling 20ft from a tree - Credit: Archant

A nine-year-old boy has been hospitalised after falling 20ft from a tree.

The ambulance service was called to Bedwell Crescent, in Stevenage, at 6.25pm yesterday (Tuesday).

An ambulance spokesman said: “Surprisingly, the boy suffered no obvious injuries and was fully conscious. However, after falling from such a height necessary precautions were taken and he was conveyed to Lister Hospital for further assessment.”


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