A two-year-old child has been taken to hospital after falling 15ft onto a busy beach in Torquay.
A major operation was launched by emergency services and the Torbay Coastguard was deployed to Meadfoot Beach where the child had fallen from a walkway above.
Devon Air Ambulance was also on the scene but the child was transported by land ambulance to hospital.
The condition of the child is unknown.
A spokesman for Torbay Coastguard said:
The Ambulance service were called initially to reports of a two-year-old child who had fallen from the walkway on to the beach below.