Air ambulance called after car plunges into ditch

The scene of the crash, near Mepal.

The scene of the crash, near Mepal. - Credit: Archant

A teenager suffered a suspected broken leg after his car plunged into a roadside ditch near Mepal, on Sunday.

The helicopter leaving the scene of the crash. Picture: TED JOHNS

The helicopter leaving the scene of the crash. Picture: TED JOHNS - Credit: Archant

Magpas Helixmedix were called to the scene, in Ireton’s Way, along with Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service crews from Littleport and Manea and paramedics shortly after 3pm.

A mini had left the road and ended in a ditch, with the driver suffering injuries to his head and leg.

He was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, in Cambridge. His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

The helicopter leaving the scene of the crash. Picture: TED JOHNS

The helicopter leaving the scene of the crash. Picture: TED JOHNS - Credit: Archant


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