Death referred to coroner

04:06, Apr 09 2014

Police, firefighters and St John Ambulance personnel were called to a house in Brooklyn Dr in Redwoodtown, Blenheim, about 10.30am.

St John Ambulance Picton station manager Tony Cronin said ambulance crews responded to a medical incident but would not comment further.

Blenheim deputy fire officer Dion Partridge said firefighters were called to assist ambulance crew.

Police said an 83-year-old man had died at the address.

The matter has been referred to the coroner.

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