September 24 2014 Latest news:
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
A young girl was taken ill on an Essex beach yesterday.
Thames Coastguard received a call from the Essex ambulance service stating that a three-year-old child was unwell on the beach at Brightlingsea at about 2.30pm.
Clacton Coastguard Rescue Team attended and helped take her to the waiting ambulance.
A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said the girl appeared to have suffered a seizure.
“She was taken to Colchester General Hospital in a stable condition,” the spokesman added.