Man dies in Southwold after suffering cardiac arrest

HM Coastguard in Lowestoft were paged to attend the incident at Southwold’s Bailey Bridge on Sunday,

HM Coastguard in Lowestoft were paged to attend the incident at Southwold’s Bailey Bridge on Sunday, February 17. Picture: HM Coastguard Lowestoft - Credit: Archant

Emergency services were called to Southwold yesterday morning after a man suffered a cardiac arrest.

A spokesperson for the East of England Ambulance service said: “We were called at 10.54am yesterday

A spokesperson for the East of England Ambulance service said: “We were called at 10.54am yesterday with reports of a cardiac arrest in Southwold. Picture: Contributed by Lowestoft HM Coastguard - Credit: Archant

Emergency services were called to Southwold yesterday morning after a man suffered a cardiac arrest.

HM Coastguard in Lowestoft were paged to attend an incident at Southwold's Bailey Bridge on Sunday, February 17.

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust were on scene alongside the Air Ambulance, first responder, ambulance and rapid response vehicle.

A spokesperson for the East of England Ambulance service said: 'We were called at 10.54am yesterday with reports of a cardiac arrest in Southwold.


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'We sent the East Anglian Air Ambulance, an ambulance officer, community first responder, rapid response vehicle and an ambulance.

'Sadly the patient died at the scene.'

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