Air ambulance called to Harpenden

PUBLISHED: 15:21 05 October 2017

The air ambulance taking off from Harpenden earlier today. Photo: PAUL FREEMAN

The air ambulance taking off from Harpenden earlier today. Photo: PAUL FREEMAN


An East Anglian Air Ambulance chopper was sent to Harpenden this morning.

The helicopter, along with a land ambulance and a rapid response vehicle, was called out at 10.43am to Waveney Road for a man who had suffered a cardiac arrest.

The man, believed to be in his 40s, was treated at the scene before being taken to Lister Hospital in a serious condition.

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