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Man airlifted to hospital following fall

PUBLISHED: 12:07 11 June 2019 | UPDATED: 12:07 11 June 2019

The East Anglian Air Ambulance helicopter, Anglia One was called out. Photo: EAAA

The East Anglian Air Ambulance helicopter, Anglia One was called out. Photo: EAAA

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A man in his 50s had to be airlifted to hospital following a serious fall.

The East of England Ambulance Service and East Anglian Air Ambulance were called out at about 11.45am last Thursday, June 6 after the man had suffered a fall in Walberswick, near Southwold.

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The Anglia One helicopter was landed close to the scene as they asssited the EEAST team.

A spokesman for the East Anglian Air Ambulance said: "Doctor Nicola Ebbs and critical care paramedic Chris Neil gave the patient a full assessment at the scene.

"The patient was carried, by air, to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for further treatment."


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