Elderly woman dies from cardiac arrest in Bodham

Paramedics responded quickly to an incident at Run Norwich. Picture: James Bass

Paramedics responded quickly to an incident at Run Norwich. Picture: James Bass - Credit: Eastern Daily Press � 2008

An elderly woman has died in a north Norfolk village after suffering a cardiac arrest this morning.

Paramedics from the East of England Ambulance Service Trust were called to Cromer Road in Bodham, between Holt and Cromer, at 7.29am to reports of a woman in her 70s who was having breathing difficulties.

They were helped by firefighters from Sheringham.

An ambulance service spokesman said: 'An ambulance crew, rapid response vehicle, ambulance officer and fire service co-responders attended to an elderly woman who had gone into cardiac arrest and was not breathing.

'Despite their best efforts the patient sadly died at the scene.


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'Our thoughts go out to her family and friends.'

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