Air ambulance rushes to reported attempted Belvedere suicide

PUBLISHED: 10:15 12 July 2013 | UPDATED: 10:15 12 July 2013

The air ambulance landed in Belvedere Park

The air ambulance landed in Belvedere Park


An air ambulance rushed to an attempted suicide in Belvedere yesterday (July 11), it has been reported.

The London Ambulance Service (LAS) was called at 12.43 to Lullingstone Road to reports of a “critically injured” 22-year-old man.

Police attended the scene less than 15 minutes later as paramedics were trying to revive the unconsious man.

As well as the air ambulance, LAS sent a single responder in a car, an ambulance crew and a duty officer.

He was taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Woolwich by ambulance where he remains in a critical condition.

Police say they are not treating the incident as suspicious.

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