Man taken ill as police visit Hartlepool house during investigation

Whitburn Street in Hartlepool. Image copyright Google Maps.
Whitburn Street in Hartlepool. Image copyright Google Maps.

A man has been taken to hospital after becoming unwell while police were at his house

Cleveland Police say officers attended an address on Whitburn Street, Hartlepool, at around 10.15am this morning as part of an ongoing inquiry.

While at the address, a man took ill and officers administered first aid and called for an ambulance.

Police say the man is now being taken to hospital.