Air ambulance lands at Worthing incident

The air ambulance was called to Worthing this lunchtime (Saturday, January 5) following reports of a '˜medical incident'.

Saturday, 5th January 2019, 1:39 pm
Updated Thursday, 10th January 2019, 2:29 pm
Air ambulance on Worthing Beach. Picture by Eddie Mitchell.

The helicopter landed on the beach and neighbours reported police activity in Alexandra Road at around 1pm.

One eyewitness told the Worthing Herald: “I’m not sure what’s going on but there are four to five police cars and ambulance and the air ambulance just landed on the beach. Lots of police running towards the scene too.”

It has been reported that one person has been taken to hospital by land ambulance.

Police activity in Alexandra Road, Worthing. Picture by Steven Feist.

Emergency services were on the scene for around one hour.

The Herald contacted Sussex Police, but no further information has been made available at this time.

Air ambulance on Worthing Beach. Picture by Eddie Mitchell.