Hoax 999 callers are 'risking lives'!

People who make hoax 999 calls are risking lives. That's according to the emergency services in Hampshire who recently received more than fifty prank 999 calls in one day. In one case a twelve-year-old girl diverted crews to a fake heart attack patient. Nia Mason reports.


50 prank calls in a day

Hampshire Constabulary and South Central Ambulance Service are issuing a warning that lives are being put in danger by hoax 999 calls. Police are urging parents to know what their children are up to after 50 prank calls were made on Saturday.