Man found unconscious in Upminster Park dies

PUBLISHED: 10:50 28 March 2017 | UPDATED: 10:52 29 March 2017

Upminster Park. Picture: Google Maps.

Upminster Park. Picture: Google Maps.

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A man has died after being found unconscious in a park on Tuesday last week.

The London Ambulance Service (LAS) was called to Upminster Park, St Mary’s Lane, Upminster, at 2.31pm where a man, believed to be in his late 40s and from Elm Park, was discovered.

He was taken to an east London hospital for treatment.

A spokeswoman for LAS said: “We sent two paramedics in cars, an ambulance crew and an advanced paramedic to the scene.

“We treated a man at the scene in cardiac arrest and took him as a priority to hospital.”

A police spokesman added: “He subsequently died of his injuries.”

The incident is not being treated as suspicious and has been referred to the coroner’s office.

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