Police were called to Northwick Park this afternoon after a man was found suffering from injuries consistent with a suspected fall from height.
A large police presence was spotted by members of Harrow Online Residents Group at around 12:30pm. One member said, “Major incident at Northwick Park Hospital. Outside A&E.”
A spokesperson for the London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust for Northwick Park Hospital said: “We are working closely with the Metropolitan Police, the London Ambulance Service and the London Fire Brigade regarding an incident at Northwick Park Hospital.
“Patients and members of the public can continue to use our services as normal, but we urge people visiting the hospital to avoid the area and respect the situation.”
Met Police statement on Northwick Park Hospital incident
A spokesperson for Met Police told Harrow Online: “Police were called at 12:37hrs on Monday, 12 June to Northwick Park Hospital.
“A man was found suffering from injuries consistent with a suspected fall from height.
“He has been taken by London’s Air Ambulance to a West London hospital; we await an assessment of his condition. A scene remains in place and enquiries to establish what happened are ongoing.
“At this time the incident is not being treated as suspicious.”
Update: The Met Police have since updated Harrow Online with the news that the injuries sustained are not life-threatening.