Road closed in Berkhamsted after a man fell ill and was taken to hospital

Police attended to assist the ambulance service

Monday, 10th May 2021, 1:32 pm

Police were called to assist the ambulance service after a man fell ill in Berkhamsted this morning (Monday).

Officers were called by the ambulance service just before 10am today (10 May) to a report that a man had been taken ill on Broadwater, Berkhamsted.

A spokesperson for Hertfordshire Police said: "Officers attended to assist the ambulance service.

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"The road was closed while emergency services worked at the scene.

"The man was taken to hospital for treatment.

"The incident is not being treated as suspicious."

A spokesperson for the East of England Ambulance Service (EEAST) said: "The EEAST responded to an emergency call shortly after 9.30am regarding an incident in Berkhamsted.

"We sent two ambulances and a rapid response car to the scene. One patient was transported to Watford General Hospital for further care."