One-year-old girl pronounced dead in hospital after being found unresponsive in Leeds home

A one-year-old girl who was found unresponsive by Yorkshire Ambulance Service at an address in Leeds was later pronounced dead in hospital, police have said.

Wednesday, 15th September 2021, 5:09 pm
Updated Wednesday, 15th September 2021, 5:10 pm
Tong Drive, Farnley. Image: Google

Yorkshire Ambulance Service were attending an address in Tong Drive, Farnley, on Sunday (September 12) when they found the child unresponsive.

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The ambulance service contacted West Yorkshire Police just before 10am on Sunday.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "The child received urgent medical attention and was taken to hospital by ambulance but was pronounced dead a short time later.

"Leeds District Safeguarding Unit is carrying out enquiries to establish the circumstances surrounding the child’s death."