A child has been taken to hospital after a medical emergency in a Haverhill park.

Emergency services, including the air ambulance, was called to East Town Park in Coupals Road at about 2.50pm on Sunday.

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said an ambulance, a rapid response vehicle, a senior paramedic in a support vehicle and the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance were sent to the scene.

A child was later taken to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge by road ambulance for further assessment and treatment, the spokesman added.