Porthcawl seafront closed as police and paramedics respond to ‘medical …

Police and ambulance services were called to an incident on the seafront in Porthcawl this afternoon where an elderly man was treated for a medical emergency.

Police officers attended the scene, as did an ambulance.

A helicopter air ambulance was called as a precaution but was cancelled and the 72-year-old pensioner was taken by ambulance to the Princess Of Wales Hospital in Bridgend.

David Prince
Emergency services blocked the road at Porthcawl to deal with a medical emergency

David Prince
An air ambulance was called but not used

 

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