Woman dies at bus stop after cardiac arrest


Friday 12th May 8.30am – Claire Brown.


Sadly, despite the best efforts of ambulance staff a woman’s life couldn’t be saved in Shrewsbury yesterday (Thursday).

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to reports of a woman who had collapsed and was in cardiac arrest opposite Shawbury Airfield, Shawbury, Shrewsbury, shortly after 4pm. Two ambulances, a responder paramedic, a community first responder and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Cosford with a MERIT trauma doctor on board attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Ambulance staff administered advanced life support to the woman on scene but sadly, despite their best efforts, nothing could be done to save her and she was confirmed dead a short time later.”



Written by officialwmas

West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) covers a geographical area of approximately 5,000 square miles and serves a population of 5.6 million people living in Shropshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Coventry & Warwickshire, Staffordshire and the Birmingham & the Black Country conurbation. The Trust has a total number of 4000 members of staff and uses 864 vehicles.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s