Large emergency service response after woman collapses on High Road

Image above: Emergency Service vehicles on Chiswick High Road on Thursday 1 February; image via X

Seven police and ambulance vehicles arrive after woman falls unwell

Seven emergency service vehicles, including ambulances and police cars, were sent to Chiswick High Road on Thursday afternoon (1 February), after reports that an elderly woman had collapsed.

London Ambulance service confirmed to The Chiswick Calendar a person had fallen unwell, but did not comment on the nature of the person’s illness.

Womenswear shop Mint Velvet  was closed for the rest of the afternoon ‘due to unforeseen circumstances’ and the pavement outside the shop was been cordoned off by the police.

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said:

“We were called at 1.43pm on 1st of February to reports of a person falling unwell on Chiswick High Road, W4.

“We sent resources to the scene, including an ambulance crew, an advanced paramedic, a medic in a fast response car and a clinical team manager.

“We treated a patient at the scene before taking them to hospital as a priority.”