South East Wales

Man dies after collapsing in street in Whitchurch, Cardiff

A man has died after collapsing in a street in Cardiff, police have said.

The 39-year-old, from Heol Booker in Whitchurch, was seen in difficulty on nearby Westbourne Road at about 12:35 GMT on Friday.

Passers-by raised the alarm and he was taken to the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, but later died.

South Wales Police is treating the man's death as unexplained and has referred the case to the coroner. The force has also appealed for witnesses.

Anyone with information should call 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 55 111.

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