Woman airlifted to hospital

Lyme coastguards called to prepare a landing site on Charmouth beach after victim suffers suspected cardiac arrest

Coastguards from Lyme Regis were called to prepare a landing site for the air ambulance on Charmouth beach yesterday (Monday).

The helicopter airlifted a woman to hospital after she suffered a suspected heart attack at a property in the village. The incident happened at around 3pm and the victim’s condition is not known.

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