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Video Shows – Tim Gough Dies on air mid-show, Read Cause of Death

British radio host dies on air mid-show after coming out of retirement to broadcast. Tim Gough, who suffered an apparent heart attack, had been on British radio since the 1980s.

A British radio host died while on live air during a breakfast show on Monday.

Tim Gough, who hosted the morning show on Radio GenX, is suspected to have had a heart attack at 7:50 a.m. while presenting the show from his home in Lackford, Suffolk, GenX Radio Suffolk said in a news release. He was 55.

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Music playing on the station stopped for several minutes at the time of Gough’s death before starting again, the BBC reported.

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The radio station’s managing director James Hazell said that Gough had been on the radio since the 1980s and had come out of retirement to host the show.

“To know Tim personally, as I did very closely for over 30 years, was to know a warm, caring, fun guy who myself and my family loved dearly,” Hazell said in a statement. “We are heartbroken by the news.”

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“I know his family are enormously comforted by the hundreds of loving messages that have been received and have asked for privacy at this devastating time,” Hazell added.

A British radio host died live on air just one hour into his popular breakfast show on Monday.

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Tim Gough, who hosted the morning show on Radio GenX, was presenting from his home 35 miles away from the radio station’s headquarters in Ipswich, east England.

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But his broadcast was suddenly cut mid-song at around 7:50 a.m. and the 55-year-old was never to be heard again.

Gough suffered a suspected heart attack, according to the station.

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