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Boy, 17, seriously injured in Widnes college 'stabbing'

Riverside College in Kingsway, Widnes Image copyright Google
Image caption North West Ambulance Service was called to Riverside College in Widnes during the early afternoon

A teenage boy has been seriously injured in a suspected stabbing at a college in Cheshire.

Paramedics were called at 13:49 GMT to reports a 17-year-old had been stabbed at Riverside College in Kingsway, Widnes.

The boy was found with serious injuries and taken to Aintree Hospital for treatment.

Two 17-year-olds have been arrested and officers remain at the scene, Cheshire Police said.

Ch Insp Richard Rees said it appeared "to be an isolated incident" and an investigation was under way.

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