Girl impales foot at park

A nine-year-old girl was taken to hospital on Friday afternoon after she impaled her foot on a steel fence.

She had been climbing a tree in Apex Park when she fell, catching her right food on the perimeter fence.

Police, paramedics and fire and rescue personnel attended the scene.

Fortunately an ambulance officer was able to remove the spike.

The girl was transported to Shoalhaven Hospital in a stable condition.