The opening of provincial court in St. John's has been delayed because of an apparent medical emergency. — Photo by Andrew Robinson/The Telegram
An apparent medical emergency is delaying the opening of provincial court in St. John's this morning.
Two ambulances were witnessed arriving almost simultaneously at approximately 9 a.m.
Reports from the scene indicate a member of the public took ill.
A staff member at the court announced multiple times that all proceedings have been delayed. A Sheriff's Officer said it should reopen by approximately 9:30 a.m.
It is not known at this time how the medical emergency took place.