Saturday 24 October, 2020

US visitor dies at QEH after having a medical emergency on a tour bus

Bridgetown Port (FILE)

Bridgetown Port (FILE)

An American visitor died at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) this morning after collapsing on a tour bus which loaded at the Bridgetown Sea Port.

He is Bryan Edward Metzger of Indiana, USA.

The 63-year-old man had disembarked the ship, which is docked at the Bridgetown Port, and boarded a bus to tour the island of Barbados. His wife Cynthia had accompanied him on the tour bus. According to the police report, "She said that they were having a medical emergency."

This occurred around 7.50 am and ambulance personnel were summoned. They arrived at 8.13 am and he was rushed to the QEH.

However, he passed away.

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