Medics resuscitate man, believed to be in his 70s, following cardiac arrest on Evans Drive, Lowestoft
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A man is in a 'serious condition' in hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest.
Emergency services were called to an address on Evans Drive in Lowestoft about 10.48am on Monday (June 5) following reports that a man was unconscious.
The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust sent two ambulance crews, a rapid response vehicle, ambulance officer, and the air ambulance from the East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) charity to the scene.
A spokesman for the ambulance service said: 'We received a call today at 10.48am to reports of an unconscious man at an address on Evans Drive in Lowestoft.
'The man, believed to be in his 70s, was in cardiac arrest – unconscious and not breathing. Fortunately medics were able to resuscitate him before he was stabilised and airlifted to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH) for further care.
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'He is thought to be in serious condition.'
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