Scouts in inflatable accident

Three of the four children injured when inflatables blew over in high winds during a scouting event near Kendal have now been released from hospital.

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Three children released from hospital after accident at scout camp

Three of the four children injured when inflatables blew over in high winds during a scouting event near Kendal have now been released from hospital.

The incident happened at the Westmorland County Showground at around 3pm. Two and a half thousand scouts, cubs and beavers were at the event attended by TV adventurer Bear Grylls.

A nine-year-old boy from Carlisle is still believed to be under observation in the Royal Preston Hospital.

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