Air ambulance called to scene of motocross incident near March

09:12 23 February 2014

Motocross incident at Doddington

Motocross incident at Doddington

Archant

An air ambulance was called to the motocross track at Doddington near March yesterday after an 11 year-old boy fell from a motocross bike.

Doddington moto cross trackDoddington moto cross track

Magpas Helimedix arrived just after 2.30pm and worked alongside the East Anglian ambulance service to assess the young patient and provide him with pain relief.

A Magpas spokesman said: “Fortunately the boy did not suffer any serious injuries. “He was then taken to Peterborough City Hospital in a land ambulance (in a non-life threatening condition).”

Dr Nick Scott and paramedic Keiran Bromley were on board the Magpas helicopter which was flown by pilot Craig Redman and crew member George Philips.

0 comments

19 minutes ago

Health experts are reminding people who are under 65 and have long term health conditions to get the first jab in and beat flu this winter.

37 minutes ago
Steve Tierney (centre)  in October when he won the Medworth by election for Fenland Council

Fenland came to the rescue of BBC Radio Cambridgeshire in their bid to find a Conservative willing to be interviewed on air hours after the Rochester and Strood by election.

39 minutes ago
Lynn Road, Wisbech, during installation of new street lights

All of the issues thrown up by an audit of the street lighting contract run by Balfour Beatty which showed Cambridgeshire County Council “will not be paying the correct amount for its electricity” have been resolved, say a new report.

Yesterday, 17:00
Steve Barclay MP (middle) meeting with representatives from Sustrans to discuss a cycleway.

An MP and councillor are pushing for a new cycleway linking Chatteris with Mepal.

Most read stories

E-edition