arrive at the scene (of something)

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arrive at the scene (of something)

To reach a destination, usually some place where something is or has happened. When did the police arrive at the scene of the crime? By the time I arrived at the scene, Kate and Jen were already arguing.
See also: arrive, scene
References in classic literature ?
It did not take long for us to arrive at the scene of the prince's disappearance, or to discover the tomb I had sought so vainly before.
In another minute East and Martin tear through the quadrangle, carrying a sponge, and arrive at the scene of action just as the combatants are beginning to strip.
4:25PM: Ambulances with sirens arrive at the scene.
A 70-YEAR-OLD woman was stuck inside a car as she waited almost three hours for an ambulance to arrive at the scene of a crash.
"Members of Diyar Al Muharraq security team were the first to arrive at the scene of the accident and officials contacted the police department.
Ben was one of the first to arrive at the scene as he had been travelling behind Carl in his car from Easington, County Durham, to Staithes.
Deputy Glynn Scalise of the West Baton Rouge County Sheriff's Office was one of the first law enforcement authorities to arrive at the scene. He told the September 5 Baton Rouge Advocate that one of two armed women "was yelling at them [the two men], and I couldn't tell what was going on." One man had his hands up inside a Toyota hatchback; the other was sprawled on the ground beside the car.
Security personnel and Ashforth staff have been trained to respond to a cardiac emergency and to use the AED equipment, and administer CPR until emergency medical service professionals arrive at the scene.
The first police officer to arrive at the scene after a man was found hanged in a Shropshire town told an inquest yesterday there was nothing more he could have done.
GUNMEN opened fire inside a German school today, killing two teachers and a policeman who was among the first to arrive at the scene.
An ambulance crew were first to arrive at the scene where they found the man lying in the hallway with serious injuries to the chest.