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Snaresbrook car park taped off by police as injured person is taken to hospital

PUBLISHED: 17:02 26 January 2017 | UPDATED: 08:53 01 February 2017

Police at the scene of an incident in the car park by Epping Forest on Snaresbrook Road

Police at the scene of an incident in the car park by Epping Forest on Snaresbrook Road

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Residents have reported seeing police at the scene and London Ambulance Service say that one person has been taken to hospital “as a priority”.

The car park in Snaresbrook Road, Snaresbrook, is commonly used by dogwalkers and residents looking to take a stroll in Epping Forest.

But today. police and paramedics are the biggest presence, with one person taken to hospital just after midday today, a London Ambulance spokeswoman confirmed.

She said: “We sent an ambulance crew and a single responder in a car to the scene.

“We treated a patient at the scene and took them as a priority to a hospital in east London.”

Police at the scene of an incident in the car park by Epping Forest on Snaresbrook RoadPolice at the scene of an incident in the car park by Epping Forest on Snaresbrook Road

One resident said that the car park has been taped off.

He said: “It must be something serious as the carpark and surrounding area has been taped off.”

More to come.


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