Man suffers suspected head injury after ladder fall in March

PUBLISHED: 11:12 17 October 2017 | UPDATED: 11:29 17 October 2017

East Anglian Air Ambulance Trust helicopter lands All Saints field.

East Anglian Air Ambulance Trust helicopter lands All Saints field.

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A man was taken to hospital after he fell from a ladder in March.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) were called to an incident on County Road in March yesterday (October 16).

Passers-by spotted the EAAA landing at All Saints Primary School field and took to social media to find out what was happening.

A witness online said: “The crew just went into a house in County Road, hope the person is ok”.

A man believed to be in his 50s had reportedly fallen from a ladder at his home, suffering possible head injuries.

An ambulance crew, a rapid response vehicle, the EAAA and a volunteer doctor were dispatched to the scene at 4:22 yesterday afternoon.

The gentleman was assessed for head injuries at the scene and was taken by land ambulance to Peterborough City Hospital for further care.


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