Air ambulance lands at school after man suffers serious injuries in nearby fall in Sprowston

The air ambulance lands at Sprowston High School to treat a man in his 70s who was seriously injured

The air ambulance lands at Sprowston High School to treat a man in his 70s who was seriously injured after a fall nearby. Picture: Zak Nelson - Credit: Archant

The air ambulance landed at a Sprowston school on Tuesday to treat an 82-year-old who suffered serious injuries in a fall nearby.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance was called to Linacre Avenue in Sprowston just after 11.10am on Tuesday after the man suffered a fall at an address on the road.

The air ambulance landed at nearby Sprowston High School, while a fire crew from Carrow was also called to the avenue to assist.

The man was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital by land ambulance with a serious injury.

It is not clear whether he fell from a height.


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