Air ambulance lands on beach at Sheringham after ‘medical incident’ reported

The air ambulance on Sheringham beach. Photograph: Jen Thorsen

The air ambulance on Sheringham beach. Photograph: Jen Thorsen - Credit: Archant

An air ambulance landed on the beach at Sheringham after it was called to a medical incident.

The ambulance was parked in Co-operative Street, nearby businesses said. Pictures: David Bale

The ambulance was parked in Co-operative Street, nearby businesses said. Pictures: David Bale - Credit: Archant

The East Anglian Air Ambulance's Anglia One helicopter landed on the town's East Beach just before 1pm today.

A spokesman for the charity confirmed that the helicopter had been called to reports of a medical incident at 12.47pm, but said there were no further details available at this time.

People at the scene reported that a police car and ambulance had also been seen heading towards the sea front.

The ambulance was parked near Dave's Fish and Chip Restaurant in Co-operative Street, nearby businesses said.

The beach was back to normal after the air ambulance departed. Pictures: David Bale

The beach was back to normal after the air ambulance departed. Pictures: David Bale - Credit: Archant

Do you have further information? Email reporter David Bale via david.bale2@archant.co.uk