UPDATE: Air ambulance was called to medical emergency at Horncastle property

Air Ambulance has landed near Horncastle. EMN-180222-104002001
Air Ambulance has landed near Horncastle. EMN-180222-104002001

A Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance was dispatched to a medical emergency at a property on the outskirts of Horncastle yesterday morning (Thursday).

Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance confirmed crews responded to a medical emergency at 8.56am.

A spokesman said: “Our crew arrived on scene in just nine minutes - a journey that by road could have taken more than 35 minutes.

“The crew assisted the other emergency services in treating a female in her 50s.

“They were not required to airlift and returned to base at 10am.”

Original story

According to eyewitnesses, the air ambulance landed in a field near Langton Hill, and the emergency crews appeared to be attending a bungalow in the Osborne Way/Baggeley Drive area.

Two ambulances and an ambulance car are also on the scene, according to reports.

Further updates as we have them.