Nr Peterborough, car vs tree – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene
At 9.01am yesterday (12th), Magpas Doctor Raluca Treacy and Paramedic Dan Read landed in the Peterborough area via the Magpas Air Ambulance – following a road traffic incident where a car had left the road and collided with a tree.
The Magpas team assessed a woman (in her 30’s) who had sustained serious head injuries. The Magpas Doctor and Paramedic sedated the patient (providing her with specialist A&E care), before accompanying her initially to Peterborough City Hospital by land ambulance. The Magpas team subsequently flew the patient on to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, where on arrival the woman was in a serious condition.
The Helicopter team who flew the Magpas Doctor and Paramedic to the scene/ the Magpas team and the patient to hospital was: Chief Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crew Member Steve Hunwicks.
EEAST Ambulance Service Paramedic Crews, Fire and Rescue Services, and the Police were also on the scene.
This is all the information we have.