Air ambulance helps man in Saffron Walden

Essex Air Ambulance

Essex Air Ambulance - Credit: photo supplied

An air ambulance was scrambled this weekend after a man in his 70s suffered a cardiac arrest.

An air ambulance was scrambled this weekend after a man in his 70s suffered a cardiac arrest.

Two medics and a critical care paramedic were tasked to the incident in Saffron Walden on Saturday morning, February 21.

The team arrived on a nearby field at 11:21, after a flight taking just 10 minutes, and treated the man on the scene.