Air ambulance sent to ‘serious emergency’ at Burgess Hill community centre

An air ambulance was sent to a serious incident at a community centre in Burgess Hill this afternoon.

South East Coast Ambulance Service confirmed crews were alerted to the incident at Sheddingdean Community Centre in Maple Drive at just before 12pm.

An air ambulance attended the incident in Burgess Hill

An air ambulance attended the incident in Burgess Hill

A spokesman said: “We were called to a serious emergency at the Sheddingdean Community Centre in Burgess Hill. We attended, along with an air ambulance. A patient was taken to hospital.”

West Sussex County Council confirmed an ambulance responded to an incident at the centre, but could not provide any further information.