Emergency services called to Leeds train station after man suffers medical episode

A man suffered a medical episode in Leeds train station on Wednesday afternoon.

Wednesday, 29th May 2019, 6:36 pm
A curtain was put in place while paramedics treated the man.

Several people reported seeing a man lying on the floor outside the White Rose station pub after 5pm.

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Ben Frank said: "I was walking out of trinity when the ambulance pulled up.

"He was laying on the floor surrounded by workers and police with some curtains put up to block the view, but I could see a lot of blood on the floor near the entrance."

West Yorkshire Police said they had been made aware of a man having a medical episode by the Yorkshire Ambulance Service at 5.17pm.

A curtain was put up around the man as paramedics treated him, but this had been removed by around 6.15pm.

Two ambulances were parked in New Station Street.

Nick said on Twitter: "More than anything I hope the man I saw in an absolutely devastating state in Leeds station pulls through."

A police cordon was also in place around the curtain.

The man's condition is not known currently.

Several ambulances could also be seen parked in New Station Street.