‘Fallen tree vs car’ – Magpas Air Ambulance called to treat man in his 60’s with ‘serious leg injuries’ after a tree fell on his car

The Magpas Air Ambulance called to treat a man with ‘serious injuries’ following at ‘tree vs car’ in

The Magpas Air Ambulance called to treat a man with ‘serious injuries’ following at ‘tree vs car’ incident in Waterbeach after strong winds overnight. - Credit: Archant

The Magpas Air Ambulance has been called to treat a man in his 60’s who had been ‘seriously injured’ in a collision between his car and a fallen tree in Waterbeach.

The incident follows the strong winds that hit Fenland over night – the call was made at 5:37am this morning (January 18).

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the patient who had sustained serious leg injuries – the man was given advanced pain relief and was sedated at the scene.

He was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital via land ambulance and said to be in a ‘very serious but stable condition upon arrival’.

Magpas Doctor, Richard Booker and Paramedic, Ollie Robinson both attended the scene.


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An EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crew, Cambridgeshire Police and the Fire and Rescue Service were also in attendance.

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