Investigation launched after death of woman, 17, found unconscious in Wymondham

Norwich Road in Wymondham. Picture Peter Walsh.

Norwich Road in Wymondham. Picture Peter Walsh. - Credit: Archant

An investigation has been launched following the death of a teenage girl who was found unconscious in Wymondham.

Car park of British Red Cross, Norwich Road, Wymondham where a police van and police forensic van we

Car park of British Red Cross, Norwich Road, Wymondham where a police van and police forensic van were parked following death of teenage girl. Picture Peter Walsh - Credit: Archant

Police officers were called to Norwich Road at 3.14am on Wednesday (October 4) to reports of a 17-year-old in cardiac arrest.

She was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital where she later died.

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service Trust (EEAST) said they had been called to Norwich Road at just before 2.20am on October 4 to a report of a teenager who was unconscious.

An ambulance crew, rapid response vehicle, and ambulance officer were dispatched.


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They treated the patient who was taken to the N&N in a serious condition.

• A man in his late teens and a man in his 20s, both from the Wymondham area, have been arrested in connection with the incident.

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They have been released from custody but remain under police investigation while enquiries continue.

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