Chiswick High Road Closed After Woman Taken Ill on Bus

Air ambulance lands on Turnham Green as police cordon off area



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Chiswick High Road was closed for much of Tuesday afternoon (18 August) between the junction with Acton Lane and Duke Road.

An elderly woman was taken ill whilst travelling along the High Road on a 267 bus and has had to be taken to hospital by helicopter. There are unconfirmed reports that she was injured when the bus came to a sudden unexpected stop when she was preparing to get off at the next stop.

An air ambulance landed on Turnham Green and police cordoned off the area near Waitrose.

Bus stopped on Chiswick High Road

Bus stopped on Chiswick High Road: Picture - Ray Elias

Helicopter on Turnham Green

Helicopter on Turnham Green: Picture - Alastair Hilton

chiswick high road closed

Chiswick High Road Closed

Picture - Alastair Hilton

August 19, 2015