Major emergency services presence after woman stabbed in New Cross

Pictures from scene of stabbing in New Cross <i>(Image: Contributor)</i>
Pictures from scene of stabbing in New Cross (Image: Contributor)

A major emergency service presence has been pictured after a stabbing in New Cross.

A woman in her 30s was found injured in Parkfield Road near Lewisham Way just before 9am today (May 24).

Police and London Ambulance Service paramedics were called to the scene.

News Shopper: Picture from scene of stabbing in New Cross
News Shopper: Picture from scene of stabbing in New Cross

Picture from scene of stabbing in New Cross (Image: NQ)

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She was treated at the scene before being taken to hospital where her condition is unknown.

No arrests have been made as police enquires continue.

Parkfield Road has been cordoned off as the incident is being dealt with.

A spokesperson for Metropolitan Police said: "On Friday, 24 May police were called to Lewisham Way at around 9am to reports of a stabbing.

"Officers attended the scene alongside colleagues from the London Ambulance Service who treated a woman in her 30s for stab injuries.

"The woman was taken to a near-by hospital where her condition is currently being assessed.

"At this early stage, there have been no arrests. Officers are currently carrying out fast-time enquiries into the circumstances.

"Parkfield Road and Amersham Vale will remain closed.

"If you have any information about the incident then please come forward to police quoting CAD1891/24MAY24.

A spokesperson for London Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 8.56am on Friday 24 May to reports of an incident at the junction of Lewisham Way and Parkfield Road, SE14.

“We sent resources to the scene, including an ambulance crew, paramedics in a response car and an incident response officer.

“Our first paramedics arrived on scene in four minutes.

“We treated a woman at the scene before taking her to a major trauma centre.”