Air ambulance doctors land to save life of Wichelstowe man

Wiltshire Air Ambulance doctors landed in Wichelstowe this morning and successfully saved the life of a man who was suffering a cardiac arrest.

Wiltshire Air Ambulance on the ground at Wichelstowe © Jamie Lee Brewer
Wiltshire Air Ambulance on the ground at Wichelstowe © Jamie Lee Brewer

The ambulance service recieved the 999 call at just after 9.30am, to an address in Barbrook Road, off East Wichel Way.

On arrival, paramedics treated the 50-year-old man for a cardiac arrest.

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Doctors from Wiltshire Air Ambulance attended the scene.

A spokesperson said: “Crews managed to bring the casualty around and he was taken to Great Western Hospital for further treatment.”