Nr Olney, collision involving cyclist and tractor – Magpas Helimedix fly to scene
At 11.30am this morning (22nd) Magpas Helimedix (Doctor Anne Booth and Paramedic Dan Phillips) arrived in the Olney area via the Magpas Air Ambulance – following a road traffic collision involving a cyclist and a tractor.
The Helimedix assessed a male patient (in his 40’s) who had suffered suspected back injuries. The Magpas team provided the patient with enhanced pain relief, before flying him to Addenbrooke’s Hospital. On arrival at the hospital the patient was in a serious but stable condition.
The Helicopter team who flew the Helimedix to the scene/the Helimedix and the patient to hospital was: Chief Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crew Member Steve Hunwicks.
A South Central Ambulance Paramedic Crew was also on the scene.