Crowds gather as air ambulance lands in Buckshaw Village

Crowds have gathered in Buckshaw Village this evening after an air ambulance landed in the area.

Sunday, 10th February 2019, 4:48 pm
Updated Monday, 11th February 2019, 12:37 pm
Residents watch on as an air ambulance landed in Buckshaw Village

The yellow and blue helicopter from North West Air Ambulance was seen arriving in Buckshaw around 5.15pm near to the War Horse pub.

Crowds gathered but very little was known about why the aircraft was in the area

Our reporter at the scene was told by the pilot that someone had been taken ill.

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Residents watch on as an air ambulance landed in Buckshaw Village

The pilot and team were later seen leaving the area with no casualties, with residents following suit.

North West Air Ambulance have been approach for a comment.

The air ambulance up close