As previously reported by Island Echo, 1 man has died and another is in hospital after the pair were found unwell on a bench in Shanklin last night (Monday).
Paramedics from the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service performed CPR and conveyed both men to St Mary’s Hospital, where one of the men died.
The exact cause of death is not yet known and Police have not said if drugs were involved.
Officers from Britsh Transport Police are now working to establish the full circumstances behind the man’s death and would like to speak to anyone that was in the area yesterday evening. They are particularly keen to speak to 3 men who were at the station between 20:00 and 20:30.
Anyone with information is urged to contact BTP by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40, quoting reference 565 of 22/11/21.
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