Man dies after suffering suspected heart attack in Harpenden

Herts Air Ambulance attended the incident in Salisbury Road in Batford

Herts Air Ambulance attended the incident in Salisbury Road in Batford - Credit: Archant

A man in his 50s has died after suffering a suspected heart attack in Harpenden this morning (Friday).

A spokesman for East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust confirmed that a rapid response car, an ambulance and an air ambulance were called to Salisbury Road in Batford at 10.48am to reports of a man suffering a cardiac arrest.

He confirmed that “all attempts were made” to treat the man, but “there was nothing that could be done and he was pronounced dead at the scene.”

A spokeswoman for Herts Air Ambulance confirmed that an air ambulance also attended the incident and landed on nearby parkland.


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