Woman in 60s dies after collapsing in Asda in Stowmarket

Bury Mayor, Robert Everitt, is at Asda in Bury to draw the winning raffle ticket for the accumulator

Bury Mayor, Robert Everitt, is at Asda in Bury to draw the winning raffle ticket for the accumulator challenge with Michelle Frost. - Credit: Archant

A woman has died after collapsing in a supermarket in a Suffolk town.

The woman, in her sixties, collapsed in the Asda in Stowmarket’s Meadow Centre, just after 5pm on Monday.

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) said a rapid response vehicle, three ambulances, an ambulance officer and the air ambulance attended the incident.

A spokeswoman for EEAST said despite the best efforts of the crews, the woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

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