Man taken to hospital after medical emergency at Ipswich Lidl store

Ambulances have been pictured outside Lidl in Ipswich

Ambulances have been pictured outside Lidl in Ipswich - Credit: IAG

A man was taken to hospital after a medical emergency at an Ipswich Lidl supermarket.

The incident happened at about 9.15am today at the Hening Avenue store on the Ravenswood estate, the East of England Ambulance Service said.

According to a spokesman for the ambulance service, a community first responder, two ambulances, a rapid response vehicle and an ambulance officer were in attendance.

The Lidl store on the Ravenswood estate in Ipswich

The Lidl store on the Ravenswood estate in Ipswich - Credit: Archant

Police were also understood to be in attendance.

Crews treated a man at the scene before transporting him to Ipswich Hospital for further assessment and care.

However, his condition is not known at this time.

Staff at the store said it was closed temporarily while emergency services attended the incident.