M1, two lorries collide nr Milton Keynes – Magpas Helimedix fly to the scene
At 12:25pm this afternoon, Magpas Helimedix (Doctor David Driver and Paramedic Paul Sallis) landed between Junction 13 and 14 of the M1, in the Magpas Helimedix Air Ambulance – after a road traffic collision involving two lorries. A man (in his 30’s) was seriously trapped inside one of the vehicles.
The Magpas team sedated the patient and then worked alongside Fire & Rescue Crews, an EEAST Ambulance Crew and the Police to remove him safely from the truck. The Helimedix then accompanied the man in a Land Ambulance to Milton Keynes Hospital. On arrival at the hospital, he was in a stable condition.
Magpas Paramedic Paul Sallis said, “We wish our patient a swift recovery. Considering the severe nature of the incident, this man is fortunate not to have suffered any life-threatening injuries”.
The Helicopter team who flew the Helimedix to the scene was: Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crew Member Andy Craigie.
An EEAST Ambulance Officer was also present. All the Emergency Services worked extremely well together.
This is all the information we have at present.