Police, ambulance service and air ambulance called out after sudden death of man in Lowestoft

PUBLISHED: 10:28 03 June 2014 | UPDATED: 10:29 03 June 2014

Norfolk police.

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A man in his late 30s has died in Lowestoft.

Emergency services were called out yesterday afternoon (Monday), following reports of a man in a vehicle in a street in Lowestoft.

A police spokesman said: “We were called by the ambulance service about 2.35pm reporting there was a man in a vehicle in Essex Road who was unconscious and not breathing.

“The air ambulance attended but the man was pronounced deceased about 3.20pm.”

The man – who is believed to be aged 39 and from Lowestoft – was taken to the James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston.

The police spokesman added: “As is standard procedure the death is being treated as unexplained, pending the result of a post mortem, however there are not thought to be any suspicious circumstances.”

As well as police, the East of England Ambulance Service and East Anglian Air Ambulance were called out.

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