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Toddler, 2, found seriously ill at home dies in hospital after 'incident'

A two-year-old child has died in ‘unexplained’ circumstances after an incident in Wales.

Emergency services were called to a property in Flintshire just after 10pm on Saturday.

The child was taken to hospital in Chester, and then transferred to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool.

However, they could not be saved and died last night, police announced today.

A North Wales Police spokesperson said: ‘Police were called shortly after 10pm on Saturday night (14/8) by Ambulance colleagues, to an incident involving a two-year-old child at a property in Garden City, Deeside.

‘The child was taken to hospital in Chester by Ambulance staff and then later transferred to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, Liverpool, where they sadly died last night.

‘The death is currently being treated as unexplained, and we are working with partner agencies to investigate the circumstances of the incident.’

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