Man taken to hospital after collapsing in a Blackpool street

A man was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital by ambulance after collapsing on Devonshire Road this morning (March 31,) officials said.

Tuesday, 31st March 2020, 12:11 pm
Updated Tuesday, 31st March 2020, 1:41 pm

A rapid response car, ambulance and police car attended the scene, with paramedics in full protective suits.

A spokesman for North West Ambulance Service said: "We were called to Devonshire Road at 8.04am.

"A man between the ages of 60 and 70 was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital after collapsing in the street due to a medical episode."

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A man collapsed on Devonshire Road this morning, officials said.

A spokesman for Lancashire Police said: "Police were called at around 8am this morning by a member of the public reporting that a man had collapsed on Devonshire Road.

"Police were in attendance as the man was on a public pavement."

A man was taken to hospital after collapsing on Devonshire Road this morning (March 31.) Photo: Phoenix Key Black
A man on Devonshire Road was taken to hospital this morning (March 31.) Photo: Phoenix Key Black