N.S. RCMP investigating after two-year-old girl left with life-threatening injuries

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LUNENBURG, N.S. — RCMP in Nova Scotia are investigating after a two-year-old girl was airlifted to a Halifax hospital for emergency treatment for her injuries.

Police said in a news release today RCMP received a report on April 16 from a hospital in Bridgewater, N.S., about 100 kilometres west of Halifax, about a girl in medical distress.

They say the child had sustained life-threatening injuries and was airlifted to the IWK hospital in Halifax.

The RCMP’s Southwest Nova Major Crime Unit is leading the investigation.

They are being assisted by RCMP in Lunenburg, N.S., and Halifax.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the major crime unit.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published April 21, 2021.

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