Coastguard, air ambulance and emergency services called to Epple Bay

The Coastguard helicopter was called to the scene Photo Phil Fellows

The coastguard helicopter, police, ambulance and air ambulance were called to Epple Bay today (September 10) following an incident where a person is believed to have gone over the cliff edge.

Kent Police  say officers and ambulance crews are currently at the scene following reports of concern for a woman in the area at 4.26pm.

According to witnesses the ambulance crews have now left and police have moved onlookers back from the area.

A Coastguard spokesperson said: “HM Coastguard is currently assisting Kent Police and the South East Coast Ambulance Service with an incident at Epple Bay.”