Patient Decontaminated At Walsall Manor Hospital

15 April 2019, 06:05 | Updated: 15 April 2019, 06:09

Walsall Manor Hospital

A man has been decontaminated by firefighters at the emergency department at Walsall Manor.

The patient arrived at A&E on Sunday (14th) with a white powdered substance over his body.

West Midlands Fire service and police were called to the scene, where they closed off the main entrance.

The main entrance to the hospital remained closed for the rest of the day and the male was put into isolation.

The white substance has been sent away for testing, and West Midlands Police is investigating.