Thetford man suffers a heart attack in the street

A man was taken to hospital after suffering a heart attack on a Thetford street.

The man, in his 70s, was walking on Rampart Way at 5.30pm on April 21.

Paramedics gave him CPR and defibrillation before a crew from the East of England Air Ambulance, which landed on a nearby playing field, anaesthetised the man.

He was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital by road.

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