A MAN was taken to hospital in a life-threatening condition on Tuesday morning after emergency services were called to an address at Woodley near Romsey.

Paramedics and the police were in attendance at the scene in Woodlands Gardens.

A South Central Ambulance spokesman said “We were called to a medical emergency at 10.06am and one patient was taken to Southampton General Hospital in a life-threatening condition.”

He added that the ambulance service sent one rapid response vehicle, a regular ambulance and a co-responder to the scene.

A number of police cars were also present.