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Live updates as emergency services and police cordon off area in Folkestone seafront

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Original article from Kent Live

An area of Folkestone seafront has been cordoned off by police this afternoon (August 18).

It is believed that the area around Marine Parade near the Burstin hotel has been cordoned off.

Police, ambulance crews and Kent Fire and Rescue have all been pictured at the scene near the harbour arm.

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KentLive have contacted Kent Police for a statement.

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It's thought that four or five police cars have arrived at the scene.

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Henry Collier

What do we know so far?

Police and ambulance crews have cordoned off a large area of Folkestone seafront this afternoon.

Multiple police cars and ambulances have been pictured at the scene.

It's understood that the cordon has been set-up around Marine Parade.

Follow our live blog for updates.

Original Article