helicopters land on Brean Down to help man after heart attack
helicopters landed on Brean Down on Sunday (September 10th) after
a walker suffered a heart attack.
Police and Coastguards were called to an area at the top of the
steps where where the casualty had suffered a serious attack and
was in a serious condition.
Coastguard helicopter and a separate air ambulance were called to
the scene, alongside land ambulance crews, to help the man.
photos show the helicopters at the scene on Sunday afternoon, as
they touched down to help the man.
Coastguard Officer Dave Welland told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We
were initially called to assist the ambulance service reach the
casualty on Brean Down."
also set up two helicopter landing sites for the two helicopters
to safely land and help the casualty."
man received treatment at the scene from members of the public and
paramedics. His condition was not immediately clear.
The scenes at Brean Down during Sunday's incident