Air ambulance and police at scene of incident in Wisbech following ‘concern over welfare of a man’ in John F Kennedy Court

PUBLISHED: 13:41 06 December 2019 | UPDATED: 14:09 06 December 2019

Magpas air ambulance and land ambulances at the scene of ongoing emergency in Wisbech today. Picture; WISBECH STANDARD READER

Magpas air ambulance and land ambulances at the scene of ongoing emergency in Wisbech today. Picture; WISBECH STANDARD READER

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A block of flats in Wisbech is at the centre of a major incident today following concerns over the welfare of a man.

John Kennedy court, scene of ongoing emergency in Wisbech today. Picture; GOOGLEJohn Kennedy court, scene of ongoing emergency in Wisbech today. Picture; GOOGLE

Police were called just before midday and the East of England ambulance service and Magpas air ambulance are also in attendance.

The incident is at John F Kennedy Court, a former council housing estate now cared for by Clarion Housing.

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Police said no further details of the incident could be given at this stage but that it involved "reports of concern for the welfare of a man" in one of the flats.

"Inquiries continue," said a police spokesman.

Traffic in the area has been disrupted briefly whilst emergency services deal with the incident.

More to follow….

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