Police and paramedics called to Portsmouth street after woman found fighting for life

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A woman has been taken to Queen Alexandra Hospital in a critical condition.

South Central Ambulance Service said it was called by police just after 1pm after the woman - whose age has not been revealed – was found in a life-threatening condition on the corner of London Road and Inhurst Road in North End. 

Picture: Sarah Standing (090719-3843)

Picture: Sarah Standing (090719-3843)

An ambulance service spokesman said: 'We sent two rapid response vehicles, an ambulance and the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance critical care car to the incident.

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‘After initial treatment at the scene the patient was then taken to the Queen Alexandra Hospital – still in a critical condition.’

Police said they were called at 1.06pm with reports that a woman was seriously unwell in Inhurst Road.

Picture: Sarah Standing (090719-531)

Picture: Sarah Standing (090719-531)

They confirmed she has been taken to hospital and added: ‘No third party involvement or criminal offences have been identified.’

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Picture: Sarah Standing (090719-537)

Picture: Sarah Standing (090719-537)