South East Wales

Cardiff International Pool evacuated as youth taken to hospital

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Image caption Cardiff International Pool was temporarily closed on Tuesday morning following a medical emergency

Cardiff International Pool was evacuated on Tuesday morning and a male youth was taken to hospital.

The pool has now re-opened after the incident at about 11:25 BST.

A Welsh Ambulance Service spokesman said: "We were called to reports of a medical emergency at the Wales International Pool, Cardiff.

"We responded with a rapid response vehicle and a high dependency service vehicle.

"A male youth was taken to University Hospital Wales, Cardiff."

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