Tragedy as man dies following 'medical emergency' on Stoke-on-Trent estate

A man has died following a 'medical emergency' on a Stoke-on-Trent estate which saw the air ambulance sent to the scene. Along with the helicopter, two ambulances were also dispatched to Bentilee on Friday.

StokeonTrentLive reported at the time how the air ambulance landed on a patch of grass off Dividy Road. Now West Midlands Ambulance Service have confirmed that a man was pronounced dead at a property.

A spokeswoman said: "We were called to a medical emergency in a private residential property in Bentilee, Stoke-on-Trent on Friday (June 7). Two ambulances, a paramedic officer and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Tatenhill attended.

"Crews arrived to find a man in cardiac arrest. Sadly nothing could be done to save a man and he was confirmed deceased on scene."

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