Man, in his 20s, rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries following Peckham stabbing

Admin (08 February, 2017)

Police and an air ambulance crew were called to reports of a stabbing in Clifton Way, Peckham

15038The scene of the stabbing in Clifton Way, Peckham

A man in his 20s has been rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries following a stabbing in Peckham.

Police were called to reports of a stabbing in Clifton Way, SE15, at about 2.10pm today, Wednesday.

A London Air Ambulance team attended and the man was taken to hospital.

London Air Ambulance at the scene of the stabbing in Clifton Way, Peckham

“Officers attended and a man, aged in his early 20s, was found suffering stab wounds,” a Met Police spokesperson told the News.

“He was taken to hospital. His injuries are being treated as life threatening at this time.”

A spokesperson for London Air Ambulance said: “Our advanced trauma team was dispatched via aircraft by the London Ambulance Service at 2.16pm today (Wednesday) to reports of a stabbing in the Peckham area.

 

“Following treatment, the patient was transported to a major trauma hospital by road accompanied by London’s Air Ambulance medical team.”

A generic image of Clifton Way, in Peckham

No arrests have been made and police inquiries continue.

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