Air ambulance called to cardiac arrest victim in North Tyneside


The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) was called to assist the North East Ambulance Service with a man in cardiac arrest. Air medics were sent to the scene in Longbenton, North Tyneside, at 10.55am yesterday. The man, in his 50s, was placed into an induced coma by the GNAAS team before being transported by road to Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary, accompanied by air medics.  To support GNAAS by giving £3 a month, text FLY1 to 70660.* *The charity receives 100%.

The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) was called to assist the North East Ambulance Service with a man in cardiac arrest.

Air medics were sent to the scene in Longbenton, North Tyneside, at 10.55am yesterday.

The man, in his 50s, was placed into an induced coma by the GNAAS team before being transported by road to Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary, accompanied by air medics. 

To support GNAAS by giving £3 a month, text FLY1 to 70660.*

*The charity receives 100%. This is a subscription service, it will cost £3 per month until you reply with a “STOP” text. Customer care 01325-487263. Charity No 1092204.

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