Air Ambulance called out after man suffers burns near Beccles

East Anglian Air Ambulance. PHOTO: Nick Butcher

East Anglian Air Ambulance. PHOTO: Nick Butcher - Credit: Nick Butcher

A man has been taken to hospital after suffering burns in Toft Monks, near Beccles.

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) received a call at 1.36pm today (Monday, August 7) following reports that a man in his 70s had suffered burns from a bonfire.

An ambulance crew and East Anglian Air Ambulance were dispatched and subsequently treated a man who had suffered burns to his arm.

The man was taken to James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston for further care.

His injuries are not believed to be serious or life-threatening.


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