A woman in her 50s has sadly died after collapsing in the street in Ventnor yesterday evening (Wednesday).
Police and paramedics were called to Albert Street in the town at 19:39 following reports that an individual had collapsed between Market Street and Pound Lane.
First responders rushed to the scene and carried out CPR on the woman, who was in cardiac arrest.
Sadly, despite the best efforts of all involved, the individual was pronounced dead shortly after arriving at St Mary’s Hospital.
Police say the incident is being treated as a medical episode with no third party involvement.
The road was blocked for a time.
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