Woman passes away after air ambulance called to Potters Bar

PUBLISHED: 14:13 12 August 2019 | UPDATED: 18:18 12 August 2019

Darkes Lane, Potters Bar is a busy high street. Picture: Google Street View.

Darkes Lane, Potters Bar is a busy high street. Picture: Google Street View.

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An air ambulance was called to Potters Bar today after a woman suffered a medical emergency.

Officers made their way to Darkes Lane at 10.21am and the ambulance service were also called to attend the scene around the same time.

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But the ambulance, two rapid response vehicles, two ambulance officer vehicles and Essex and Herts Air Ambulance were unable to save the 80-year-old, who passed away.

An ambulance spokeswoman said: "Despite the best efforts of all involved, the patient sadly died at the scene."

The next of kin has since been informed of her death.


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