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Large police presence called to high street

PUBLISHED: 10:45 06 March 2019 | UPDATED: 10:53 06 March 2019

Five emergency service vehicles have been called to an incident on a town’s high street.

Five emergency service vehicles have been called to an incident on a town’s high street.

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Five emergency service vehicles have been called to an incident on a town’s high street.

Four police cars and one ambulance are attending an incident on London Road North in Lowestoft.

A spokesperson for police, said:“We are assisting the ambulance service with a medical episode.”

Witnesses said a large police presence flocked to the area before 8.30 this morning.

An East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust spokesperson said: “Soon after 8am a rapid response vehicle, an ambulance and the East Anglia Air Ambulance from Norwich attended a call near London Road North in Lowestoft after reports of a man with breathing difficulties.

“The individual was taken by road to James Paget Hospital.”

Lowestoft Road North has now been cleared.


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