Walker dies after heart attack on Brean Down
ambulance service says a man sadly died after suffering a cardiac
arrest on Brean Down at the weekend.
helicopters, including the air ambulance, landed on the Down on
Sunday afternoon to help the man, as pictured here.
ambulances and a team of Burnham Coastguards were also called to
the scene shortly after 2.30pm.
West Ambulance Service spokeswoman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We
were called just after 2.30pm to Brean after reports that a patient
had collapsed with a suspected cardiac arrest."
despatched three double-crewed ambulances, an air ambulance crew
and cardiac arrest rapid response crew but sadly the patient passed
photos show the services at the scene on Sunday afternoon, and the
helicopters as they touched down to help the man.
Coastguards set up two landing sites for the two helicopters to
safely land to help the casualty. Thoughts go to the man's family
at this time.
The scenes at Brean Down during Sunday's incident