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Investigation Into Death Of Man Restrained By Police At Hospital

A man has died after being handcuffed and put on a stretcher by police.

The man was retrained on the stretcher following concerns about his behaviour at a Sydney hospital.

"After the man was handcuffed and placed on a stretcher, he lost consciousness and was unable to be revived," police said in a statement on Tuesday.

Prince Of Wales Hospital at Randwick. Photo: AAP

A critical incident investigation has been launched. No further details are available at this time.