Eye: Driver dies after heart attack at the wheel

A 70-YEAR-OLD man has died after suffering a heart attack while driving near Eye.

Emergency services were called to Ludgate Causeway at 12.12pm today following reports of a single vehicle collision.

A spokeswoman for the East of England Ambulance Service said: “The driver of the vehicle was confirmed dead at the scene.

“The driver, a 70-year-old man, had suffered a cardiac arrest in the car.”

A spokeswoman for Suffolk Police could not confirm any further details about the incident but said that nobody else was involved in the collision.


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Police officers attended the scene of the crash on the B1117 and reopened the road at 3.40pm.

Police would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident.

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