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Man flown to hospital after being discovered unresponsive in Memorial Gardens, Crawley



Part of Memorial Gardens in Crawley has been taped off by police this morning after a man was found in need of medical care.

Reports are varied at the moment but after an ambulance was called it was deemed necessary to bring in the air ambulance to take the man to hospital.

After trying to locate a suitable landing spot the helicopter eventually landed in Southgate Park and the man was transported to the helipcopter by the ambulance.

It is reported that the air ambulance has taken the man to St Georges hospital.

Helicopter leaves Southgate Park enroute to St Georges hospital.

As police await forensics to arrive at the scene they have cordoned off part of the park opposite TK Maxx.

A spokesperson from Secamb said:

“At around 7:50 we recieved a call to Memorial Gardens to reports of a person collasped and in need of medical attention who had been found by a passer by. Patient was treated and airlifted to St Georges in Tooting in serious condition.”

A statement from Secamb and from Sussex Police is expected shortly.


Three men sought by police after Crawley town centre shop robbed

Police are investigating an aggravated burglary at a phone shop in Crawley.



Officers were called to the 3 store, The Martletts, at 12.09am on Thursday, 21 November after a burglary alarm was activated.

Police arrived at the scene three minutes later, to find the glass window at the front of the store smashed and a number of iPhones, Samsung phones and Huawei phones stolen.

Three men were seen on CCTV to approach the store with a crowbar, a large wooden construction mallet and a large builder’s sack.

They were dressed in dark clothing and had face coverings on. It is thought they approached the store via a footpath from the direction of Memorial Gardens, and fled the scene in a black Audi A4.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or who may have any further information is asked to report online or call 101 quoting serial 9 of 22/11.

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