Air ambulance called after man collapses in Bury St Edmunds

East Anglian Air Ambulances EC145 T2 helicopter ANL-150210-141648001
East Anglian Air Ambulances EC145 T2 helicopter ANL-150210-141648001
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The East Anglian Air Ambulance was called to a man who collapsed in Maynewater Lane, Bury St Edmunds.

Paramedics were called at 9.10am to the man, aged in his 60s, who suffered a cardiac arrest, was unconscious and not breathing.

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said they sent two ambulances, an officer and a response car.

There was also the air ambulance and a doctor from the Suffolk Accident Rescue Service.

He said: “Following treatment at the scene, they managed to get his heart beating again and they took him to West Suffolk Hospital in a critical condition by land ambulance.”