Woman dies outside B&Q, Scarborough

A woman in her 50s has died outside a store in Scarborough.

Monday, 14th January 2019, 4:18 pm
Updated Tuesday, 15th January 2019, 8:44 am
The incident happened outside B&Q on Saturday afternoon. Picture from Google.

On Saturday, police were called out around 3pm to assist the Yorkshire Air Ambulance Service outside B&Q on Seamer Road.

Medical assistance was administered by shop staff and paramedics but despite everyone's best efforts, the lady sadly passed away.

PC Liam Cromack said: "This was an upsetting incident for all involved. I can't praise enough the actions of both the staff from B&Q and ambulance paramedics who administered CPR. My thoughts go out to the lady's family and friends at this difficult time."