Man taken to hospital after falling unwell in Sunderland city centre bank

Emergency services attended reports of concern for a man who had fallen unwell inside a bank in Sunderland city centre yesterday afternoon.

Shortly before 1.20pm yesterday (Thursday, September 22), an officer on patrol in Fawcett Street, Sunderland, was approached by a member of the public, who raised concerns for the welfare of a man in Lloyds Bank, who had fallen unwell.

Officers attended the scene where they assisted the man until paramedics arrived.

The man was then taken to hospital.

Fawcett street, Sunderland.