Man airlifted to hospital from Banbury sports centre

Roads were closed around Spiceball Sports Centre when an ill man was airlifted to hospital.

Saturday, 18th January 2020, 2:02 pm
Spiceball Sports Centre, Banbury

Teams of police officers attended the Banbury sports centre to stop traffic to allow the air ambulance to land to transport the man to hospital.

A police spokesman said: "Officers attended a fear for welfare incident at Spiceball Leisure Centre, Cherwell Drive, Banbury at around 6pm on Friday.

" A man had a medical emergency and officers assisted and set up a short road closure for the air ambulance to land. The man has been taken to hospital."

The man's name and condition have not been released.