Air ambulance called to two-vehicle car crash

PUBLISHED: 22:39 18 February 2019 | UPDATED: 07:58 20 February 2019

Air ambulance and emergency services at the scene. Picture: Edward Briscoe

Air ambulance and emergency services at the scene. Picture: Edward Briscoe


The East Anglian Air Ambulance was called to the scene of a car crash near Buxton.

Emergency services were called to Lion Road to a two-vehicle crash at about 5.55pm on Monday, February 18.

Fire crews from Aylsham and Sprowston attended to release a casualty using cutting gear.

The crews made the scene safe and assisted the ambulance service.

The air ambulance crew from Norwich also attended the scene.

Emergency services were on scene for more than an hour.

A spokesman from the East of England Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 5.53pm yesterday with reports of a collision between Buxton And Aylsham.

“We sent the East Anglian Air Ambulance, two ambulance and an ambulance officer.

“One patient was taken to Norfolk and Norwich Hospital for further treatment.”

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