Cyclist taken to hospital after falling from bike with chest pain

The East of England Ambulance Trust were called. PHOTO: SIMON FINLAY

The East of England Ambulance Trust were called. PHOTO: SIMON FINLAY - Credit: Archant Norfolk

A cyclist suffered chest pains and fell from his bike in Norwich Road in Ipswich this morning.

Police and paramedics were called to the scene, close to the double roundabout junction with Valley Road, at around 9.50am.

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust sent a paramedic in a rapid response vehicle, who was on scene within five minutes, to treat a man believed to be in his 60s who had chest pain.

He was taken to Ipswich Hospital for further assessment.