A Millwall football fan has been taken to hospital with serious injuries following an incident shortly after a game at Bristol City
A Great Western Ambulance Service spokesman has confirmed that paramedics treated three people at the scene one of whom was rushed to hospital.
The spokesman said:’ We attended an incident at 18.07pm tonight on Plimsoll Bridge, Bedminster, Bristol.
‘We treated two fans with minor injuries and one badly injured fan was taken to the Bristol Royal Infirmary.’
Avon and Somerset police spokesman Claire Stanley confirmed the incident but denied internet rumours that a Millwall fan had died.
She said:’Police were in attendance prior to, during and after the Bristol City v Millwall game at Aston gate.
Following the game a number of incidents of disorder were reported to the police and a coach carrying Millwall fans was attacked and had a window smashed.’
Six people were arrested over the course of the day but none in relation to the man who was taken to hospital.