Man crushed between boat and river bank airlifted to hospital

Emergency services at Ludham Bridge after being called to reports of a man in the water.

Emergency services at Ludham Bridge after being called to reports of a man in the water. - Credit: HM Coastguard Bacton

Emergency services rushed to the aid of a man who had been crushed between a boat and a river bank in the Norfolk Broads.

The air ambulance, police officers and HM Coastguard Bacton were called to Ludham Bridge at 4.41pm on Saturday to reports of a man in the water.

The man was out of the water by the time the coastguard arrived, but he had been injured.

He was taken to hospital.

Paged at 16.41 to Ludham Bridge to a male in the water. Once on scene the casualty was out of the water but had been...

Posted by HM Coastguard Bacton on Saturday, 24 April 2021