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Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Emergency services arrive at Cavehill country park in Belfast following reports of a person feeling ill in the park on May 2nd 2017 (Photo - Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph)

An elderly man is being treated in hospital after becoming unwell at Cave Hill Country Park in Belfast.

Emergency services attended the park on Tuesday.

The Ambulance Service was called just after 11.43am and was assisted by the PSNI and Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service.

He was assessed and treated at the scene before emergency services transported him to the car park.

The man aged in his 70s was then taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast.

Belfast Telegraph