Toddler in hospital after falling from block of flats in east London

Police were called to East India Docks Road in east London. Credit: Google Street View

A child – believed to be a toddler – has been taken to hospital after falling “from height” from a block of flats in Poplar, east London, police said. Tower Hamlets Police said: “Police called at 6.54pm to East India Dock Road, Poplar, E14, to reports of a child fallen from height from a residential building. “Officers attended with LAS (London Ambulance Service). “The child, believed to be a toddler, has been taken to hospital – we await a condition update. “Officers remain on scene and road closures are in place at junction with Chrisp Street and Newby Place. Motorists should use other routes. “Any witnesses or those with dash cam footage should call police ref CAD 6419/27 July.”