Air ambulance called after man suffers head injury in Lowestoft

The East Anglian Air Ambulance was called to an incident on St Leonards Road, Lowestoft.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance was called to an incident on St Leonards Road, Lowestoft. - Credit: Archant

A man in his 20s has been taken to hospital in a stable condition after suffering a head injury in Lowestoft.

Pictures: Emma Sheridan

Pictures: Emma Sheridan - Credit: Archant

Emergency services were called to St Leonards Road shortly before 3pm on Saturday, February 13.

A rapid response vehicle and ambulance crew attended.

They treated a man who 'was conscious and breathing but required hospital treatment' – according to an ambulance spokesman.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance from Norwich arrived at about 3.20pm – landing on a small grassy field close to Bixley Road.

The man was taken to the James Paget Hospital by road, and his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

A police spokesman added: 'Police were notified of the incident and are working to determine what occurred. We'd ask anyone with information to call officers at Lowestoft by dialling Suffolk Police on 101, quoting crime number 17494/16.'

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