A man has been pulled from the River Medway this afternoon (December 1).
Emergency services rushed to the scene at 11.39 after reports of concern of a man.
An air ambulance has also been called to St Peters Street, Maidstone.
A Kent police spokesman said: “Officers, fire and ambulance crews are currently at the scene where the man has been removed to the bank and is receiving medical attention.”
@Kent_999s 5 ambulances vehicles, 2 police cars, fire engine and police boat with more arriving along the medway near Whatman Park in Maidstone. Any ideas?
— Michael Newman (@d4z0mg) December 1, 2017
MAIDSTONE: A man has been pulled out of the River Medway between Fairmeadow and St Peter Street. Emergency services at scene. Condition of the man currently unknown.
— Kent 999s (@Kent_999s) December 1, 2017
Maidstone, Fairmeadow A229: 1 lane of 2 closed on the A229 Fairmeadow heading out of Maidstone due to a police incident, please use caution and expect delays on the approach: https://t.co/21wvE7Qmzw pic.twitter.com/qPkRPEwMT5
— KCC Highways (@KentHighways) December 1, 2017
More information as it unfolds.