A PERSON has been taken to hospital following a medical emergency on board a bus in Bournemouth

An ambulance was called for a passenger on the 5a Morebus route to Kinson on Saturday morning, March 30.

The passenger was taken to hospital, but was discharged later that day.

The 10.27am 5a service did Kinson did not run as a result of the incident.

Richard Wade, Morebus general manager, said: “Someone on board the bus was unwell and an ambulance was called.

"They were taken to hospital but happily were released later the same day.

"We wish them well in their recovery.”