City road blocked off to treat man suffering medical episode

Emergency crews were spotted in The Avenues, at the junction with Colman Road in Norwich, on Saturday morning.

Emergency crews were spotted in The Avenues, at the junction with Colman Road in Norwich, on Saturday morning. - Credit: Archant

A road was blocked while emergency services deal with an incident in Norwich.

Police and ambulance crews were spotted in The Avenues, at the junction with Colman Road, on Saturday morning.

Staff were also seen wearing white overalls.

An ambulance was being used to block the road.

A staff member at the nearby Colman News convenience store said they saw a police car and two ambulances arrive.

Police confirmed they arrived shortly before 10.40am following concerns for the safety of a man.

He was later taken to hospital.

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Traffic sensors in the area showed some delays on the Norwich ring road.

But the emergency vehicles had gone and traffic was flowing freely by 12.30pm.

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