There are reports this morning that National Security Minister, Stuart Young has been hospitalised after suffering a fall during the opening ceremony for the Penal Fire Station on Clarke Road.

It is understood that after he gave his feature address he proceeded to walk down a short flight of stairs to return to his seat. It was at that time that the incident occurred. The extent of his injury is unknown at this time.

He was taken via ambulance to hospital and seemed to have been in pain, wincing as he held his right shoulder.