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Child dies after going into cardiac arrest at safari park

A two-month-old girl has died in hospital after going into cardiac arrest at West Midlands Safari Park in Bewdley this morning (Sunday 1 April).

Police responded to the incident after being called by paramedics at 11.21am.

Inspector Gurjit Singh said: "Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the girl at this tragic time. Police officers are offering them support.

"I would like to thank staff and visitors at the park for their support and understanding while emergency services attended to the girl.

"The incident is not being treated as suspicious at this time.

"I would request the family's privacy is respected at this time."

 

Posted by Sam Cook, Communications Officer

Published 01/04/18