air-lifted to hospital from village near Burnham-On-Sea
pensioner was air-lifted to hospital after suffering a suspected
heart attack near Burnham-On-Sea on Thursday afternoon (April
Dorset and Somerset air ambulance was called to the village of
Mark, as pictured here, after several residents raised the alarm.
yellow helicopter landed on open fields next to Church Street
at lunchtime where the elderly man was taken onboard.
and Somerset air ambulance spokeswoman Tracey Bartrum told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"The air ambulance was called to a male patient who had suffered
a cardiac arrest."
helicopter landed in the centre of Mark at 1.02pm and left at
1.22pm to convey the patient to Musgrove Park in Taunton, where
it arrived at 1.35pm."
The air ambulance taking off from the village of Mark on Thursday
afternoon (photos: Jendy Weekes)