VIDEO: Six people taken to hospital after suspected chemical leak in Milton Keynes

Six people have been rushed to hospital after a suspected chemical leak at a dry cleaners.

Witnesses say they saw staff at Wharfside Dry Cleaning collapsed on the floor of the store on V4 Watling Street, Fenny Stratford at around 3.15pm this afternoon.

Four women and two men were taken to hospital, and homes and businesses evacuated, while police cordoned off the area until further notice.

Onlookers say there was a “strong chemical smell” on the High Street before emergency services arrived.

The road is expected to be reopened in the next hour.