Serious incident in Hartlepool as Air Ambulance lands

Emergency services are on the scene of a serious incident in Hartlepool.

The North East Ambulance service have confirmed one person was taken to James Cook University Hospital.

A police cordon is now in place at an address in the towns Skelton Street while investigations are underway.

The nature of the incident is currently unknown at the time of reporting.

An Air Ambulance landed within the area but the person who was taken to hospital was taken by road ambulance.

We are waiting for further comment from Cleveland Police.