Emergency services were called to the scene of a serious incident at an Ipswich supermarket this afternoon. 

Police, fire and ambulance service were called to Sainsbury's in Hadleigh Road at about 2.50pm on Thursday. 

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Ipswich Star: The air ambulance has been called to the incidentThe air ambulance has been called to the incident (Image: Ivone Machado)

A spokeswoman for Suffolk police said officers were called to reports of a medical emergency. 

The air ambulance was also called to the scene. 

The car park was closed as a result of the incident, the spokeswoman confirmed.