Elderly man airlifted to hospital after suffering cardiac arrest at Beccles Lido

Beccles Lido Picture: James Bass

Beccles Lido Picture: James Bass - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2012

A man in his 70s has been airlifted to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital after having a cardiac arrest at Beccles Lido.

Ambulance crews arrived at the pool in Puddingmoor at 2.45 this afternoon, and were able to restart the man's heart.

He was then airlifted to hospital in what is described as a 'serious' condition.

Beccles Lido is closed for the rest of the afternoon but is expected to reopen tomorrow.

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