Emergency services were on the scene after a person was reported to have collapsed in Braintree town centre this afternoon.

The incident occurred outside Toni & Guy in George Yard shopping centre at around 12.30pm.

One ambulance attended.


Update 1.50pm:

An ambulance service spokesman said: "An ambulance was sent to George Yard Shopping Centre shortly after midday today following reports of a man taken ill.

"One patient was transported to Broomfield hospital."