Air ambulance lands in Letchworth town centre after woman taken ill

The air ambulance landed in Letchworth town centre. Picture: Steve Brewer

The air ambulance landed in Letchworth town centre. Picture: Steve Brewer - Credit: Archant

An air ambulance has landed in the middle of Letchworth this morning after a woman in her 80s was taken ill at a town centre supermarket.

Ambulance crews near Morrisons in Letchworth. Picture: David Levett

Ambulance crews near Morrisons in Letchworth. Picture: David Levett - Credit: Archant

The helicopter, from the East Anglian Air Ambulance charity, has landed in Broadway Gardens after the incident at Morrisons, off Broadway.

Police and paramedics are also at the scene after emergency crews were called at 8.23am.

The Comet is awaiting further details from the emergency services.