Man in his 70s dies at hotel in market town

The George Hotel in Dereham <i>(Image: Google Maps)</i>
The George Hotel in Dereham (Image: Google Maps)

A man in his 70s has died following a medical episode at a hotel in Dereham.

Police were called to The George Hotel in Swaffham Road at 3.13pm on Monday to assist the ambulance service.

An eyewitness at the hotel reported seeing a large number of emergency service vehicles and CPR being administered.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The George Hotel does not wish to comment any further on the incident.