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Queensbury Park: Emergency services rush to scene after serious incident

There has been a serious incident in Queensbury Park on Honeypot Lane this afternoon after a man was found on fire.

At least six police cars, four ambulances and a fire engine attended the scene.

Images sent to Harrow Online show someone on the floor being treated to by emergency services.

An air ambulance is believed to have landed in Queensbury Park and taken them to hospital.

A spokesperson for London Fire Brigade told Harrow Online: “Firefighters from Hendon and Stanmore Fire Station responded to reports of a fire in Queensbury Park, off Honeypot Lane.

“One man is being treated on scene by the London Ambulance Service.

“The Brigade received the first of three calls reporting the fire at 1539, and the incident was over for our crews by 1554.

“The cause of the fire is under investigation. ”

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A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called at 3:37 this afternoon (April 8) to reports of someone on fire in Queensbury Park, Kenton, HA7.

“We dispatched resources to the scene including ambulance crews, paramedics in a fast response car, an advanced paramedic, an incident response officer and members of our Hazardous Area Response Team (HART). We also sent a team from London’s Air Ambulance by car.

“Our first paramedic was on the scene in under six minutes.

“We treated a patient at the scene and took them to a major trauma centre as a priority.”

A spokesperson for Met Police said, “Police were called at 15:47hrs on Monday, 8 April to reports of a person on fire in Queensbury Park.

“Officers responded with LAS, London’s Air Ambulance and LFB.

“The 22-year-old man was taken to hospital, where he remains in a life-threatening condition.

“Officers are not treating the incident as suspicious at this time.”