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Leighton Buzzard, woman injured in collision with golf cart – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to her

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Melbourn, car vs van – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

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Chatteris, motorcyclist seriously injured – Magpas Air Ambulance fly to him

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Nr Alconbury, serious multi-vehicle collision – Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

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Northampton, serious 2x car collision – Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

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Whittlesey, man seriously injured in motorcycle vs car collision – Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

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Peterborough, 2x lorry collision – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

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Wisbech, pedestrian vs car – Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

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Ashby-de-la-Zouch, 2x car collision – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

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Magpas Air Ambulance not only saved my life - they gave me the chance to live the way I wanted to

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M1 Hemel Hempstead, car rolls - Magpas Air Ambulance flies hospital care to patient

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Sandy, multi vehicle collision - Magpas Air Ambulance performs specialist procedure at scene

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A47 Nr Wisbech, serious car & van collision – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

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Wisbech, two injured in car vs motorcycle collision – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to them

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At 4.31pm yesterday afternoon (17th) Magpas Doctors Andy Lindsay and Maria Smith and Paramedic Alex Pearce landed in Wisbech via the Magpas Air Ambulance. They had been called to treat two patients who had been injured in a collision between a motorcycle and a car.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed a man (in his 30’s) who had sustained multiple injuries. They provided the patient with advanced pain relief at the scene (giving him A&E level care) before Doctor Lindsay accompanied him by land ambulance to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kings Lynn. He was in a stable condition upon arrival.

The Magpas Doctor and Paramedic team assessed a second patient (also in his 30’s) who had sustained chest injuries. They gave him advanced pain relief (providing him with A&E level care at the scene) and Doctor Smith and Paramedic Alex Pearce accompanied the man to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kings Lynn, via land ambulance. He was in a stable condition upon arrival.

The helicopter crew who flew the medical team were Chief Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crewmember Rob Davies.

An EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crew, Cambridgeshire Police and Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service were also in attendance.

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Huntingdon, cyclist & van collision - Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

Huntingdon, cyclist & van collision - Magpas Air Ambulance called to scene

At 3:06pm yesterday afternoon (27th), Magpas Doctor Richard Booker and Paramedic Steve Chambers arrived near Wyton via the Magpas Air Ambulance rapid response BMW. They were called to treat a man who had lost consciousness after a collision between a bike and a van.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the patient (in his 50s) who had suffered a head injury. They provided him with anti-sickness medication before accompanying him in a land ambulance to Addenbrooke’s Hospital - monitoring his condition all the way. Upon arrival, the patient was in a very stable condition.

EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crews and Cambridgeshire Police were also in attendance.

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Brentwood, 2x car collision - Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

Brentwood, 2x car collision - Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

At 7:04pm last night (21st), Magpas Doctor Jono Ritson and Paramedic Steve Chambers landed in Brentwood via the Magpas Air Ambulance. They had been called to treat multiple patients, following a road traffic collision involving 2x cars - leaving a patient trapped inside one of the vehicles.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed a woman (in her late teens) and worked alongside EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crews and Essex Fire & Rescue Service crews to safely remove her from the vehicle she was in. Fortunately the patient didn’t suffer any serious injuries and was taken to Basildon Hospital, by land ambulance, for further investigation.

The Magpas doctor and paramedic team also provided advanced assessment for three other patients (a man in his 20’s, a woman in her 70’s and a man in his 40’s). All three people were also taken to Basildon Hospital, by land ambulance, for further observation.

The helicopter crew who flew the medical team and patient were Chief Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crewmember Lee Kennedy.
Essex Police were also in attendance.

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Wellingborough, motorcyclist seriously injured – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

Wellingborough, motorcyclist seriously injured – Magpas Air Ambulance flies to scene

At 6.26pm yesterday evening (4th) Magpas Doctor Vijayasankar and Paramedic Alex Pearce landed in a rural location south of Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, via the Magpas Air Ambulance. They had been called to treat a man who had been injured in a motorcycle collision.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the patient (in his 20’s) who had suffered multiple injuries, including a serious leg injury. The team sedated the man at the scene (providing him with A&E level care), which allowed them to splint the injury before they accompanied him to University Hospital Coventry via land ambulance. The patient was in a very serious but stable condition upon arrival.

The helicopter crew who flew the medical team were Chief Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crewmember Lee Kennedy.

An EMAS Ambulance Service paramedic crew and Northamptonshire Police were also in attendance.

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Nr St Neots, 2x car collision - Magpas Air Ambulance flies to the scene

Nr St Neots, 2x car collision - Magpas Air Ambulance flies to the scene

At 6pm on Wednesday evening (22nd) Magpas Doctor Saad Jawaid and Paramedic Ryan Warwick, landed in a rural location near St Neots via the Magpas Air Ambulance. They had been called by the EEAST Ambulance Service to treat a woman injured in a collision between two cars.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the woman (in her 60s) who had sustained abdominal injuries. They sedated her at the scene before accompanying her by land ambulance to Addenbrooke’s Hospital. She was in a serious but stable condition upon arrival at hospital.

The helicopter crew who flew the medical team were Chief Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crewmember Lee Kennedy.

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service, an EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crew and Cambridgeshire Police were also in attendance.

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Peterborough, pedestrian vs lorry - Magpas Air Ambulance called to the scene

Peterborough, pedestrian vs lorry - Magpas Air Ambulance called to the scene

At 9.40pm last night (14th), Magpas Doctor Saad Jawaid and Paramedic Dan Read arrived in Peterborough via a rapid response vehicle. They had been called by EEAST Ambulance Service to treat a man injured in a collision with a lorry.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed the man (in his 50s) who had sustained an arm injury. They sedated him at the scene (providing him with A&E level care) in order to protect his injuries. They then accompanied him by land ambulance to Peterborough City Hospital. He was in a stable condition upon arrival at hospital.

Cambridgeshire Police and an EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crew were also in attendance.

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Peterborough, two injured in single vehicle collision - Magpas Air Ambulance called to the scene

Peterborough, two injured in single vehicle collision - Magpas Air Ambulance called to the scene

At 12.47am this morning (25th), Magpas Doctor Mark Tehan and Paramedic Ollie Robinson arrived at the Fletton Parkway in Peterborough via a rapid response vehicle. They had been called by EEAST Ambulance Service to treat two people injured in a collision involving one vehicle.

The Magpas enhanced medical team assessed a man in his 50’s and a woman in her 20’s. The woman had sustained a leg injury and was sedated at the scene (providing her with A&E level care). They then accompanied her by land ambulance to Peterborough City Hospital. She was in a stable condition upon arrival at hospital.

The man had sustained minor injuries and was also taken to Peterborough City Hospital by an EEAST Ambulance Service paramedic crew.

Cambridgeshire Police were also in attendance.

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Cookies Policy

Last updated: October 24, 2017

Magpas Air Ambulance ("us", "we", or "our") uses cookies on the https://www.magpas.org.uk/ website (the "Service"). By using the Service, you consent to the use of cookies.

Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the Service, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

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We use cookies for the following purposes:

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We use both session and persistent cookies on the Service and we use different types of cookies to run the Service:

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Cookies Policy

Last updated: October 24, 2017

Magpas Air Ambulance ("us", "we", or "our") uses cookies on the https://www.magpas.org.uk/ website (the "Service"). By using the Service, you consent to the use of cookies.

Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on the Service, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

What are cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.

Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

How Magpas Air Ambulance uses cookies

When you use and access the Service, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser.

We use cookies for the following purposes:
  • To enable certain functions of the Service
  • To provide analytics
We use both session and persistent cookies on the Service and we use different types of cookies to run the Service:
  • Essential cookies. We may use essential cookies to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts.
  • Analytics cookies. We may use analytics cookies to track information how the Service is used so that we can make improvements. We may also use analytics cookies to test new advertisements, pages, features or new functionality of the Service to see how our users react to them.

Third-party cookies

In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the Service, deliver advertisements on and through the Service, and so on.

What are your choices regarding cookies

If you'd like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser.

Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.
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