Norfolk, man suffers fall from height – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to him
At 11:40am this morning, Magpas Helimedix (Doctor Nick Foster and Paramedic Dan Read) arrived in Norfolk, to the west of King’s Lynn, via the Magpas Air Ambulance – after a man (in his 70’s) suffered a fall from the loft of an outbuilding.
The Helimedix assessed the patient who had endured chest and arm injuries. The Magpas team administered advanced pain relief (providing trauma care at the scene) and put measures into place to protect the man’s injuries. The Helimedix then flew the patient to Addenbrooke’s Hospital (monitoring him all the way). On arrival at the hospital, he was in a serious but stable condition.
The Helicopter team who flew the Helimedix to the scene / the patient and Helimedix to the hospital was: Chief Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crew Member Steve Hunwicks.
EEAST Ambulance Service Paramedic Crews were also present.
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