Emergency crews alerted as child suffers cardiac arrest in Dudley

Emergency crews alerted as child suffers cardiac arrest in Dudley <i>(Image: Getty Images)</i>
Emergency crews alerted as child suffers cardiac arrest in Dudley (Image: Getty Images)

EMERGENCY services swamped a Dudley street earlier today (Friday December 9) after reports of a child suffering a cardiac arrest.

The incident happened in Bourne Street at around 3.20pm.

Police and ambulance service crews flooded the street.

A spokesman for West Midlands Police said: "We were called to Bourne Street, Dudley at around 3.20pm today to reports of a child in cardiac arrest."

Police later told media the matter was “ongoing”.