Nr Wisbech, man hit by falling tree – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene
At 9.02am this morning (10th) Magpas Helimedix (Doctor Lee Soomaroo and Paramedic Chris Hawkins, alongside Doctor Simon Lewis) arrived to the north east of Wisbech via the Magpas Air Ambulance. A man (in his 60’s) was hit by a falling tree whilst he was helping to cut it down.
The Magpas team assessed the patient who had suffered a head injury. The Helimedix then accompanied the man to The Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn by land ambulance. On arrival at the hospital the patient was in a stable condition.
The Helicopter team who flew the Helimedix to the scene was: Pilot Gabriel Barton and Crew Member Steve Hunwicks.
EEAST Ambulance Service Paramedic Crews were also on the scene.