A child who suffered a seizure in Canyon Country Tuesday was airlifted to a hospital in serious condition, authorities said.
Paramedics were sent to the 15100 block of West Lotusgarden Drive at 7:37 a.m., according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
“Upon arrival of ground units, a request was made for a … paramedic helicopter, in an effort to transport the young patient quickly, while providing the highest level of care,” a county fire department statement said.
“Through close coordination between the aircraft and ground paramedics, Pinetree Elementary School was utilized as a landing zone for the helicopter and where the transfer of care occurred.”
The age and gender of the child were not immediately available.
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