Woman in her 30s taken to hospital after stabbing in New Cross

Picture from the scene of the incident in New Cross <i>(Image: Newsquest)</i>
Picture from the scene of the incident in New Cross (Image: Newsquest)

A woman in her 30s has been taken to hospital after a stabbing in New Cross.

The incident happened in Parkfield Road near Lewisham Way just before 9am today (May 24).

Police and London Ambulance Service crews attended and found a woman injured.

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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.”