Female treated by air ambulance after incident in Lowestoft carpark

Picture: James Bass

Picture: James Bass - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2012

A woman is being treated in hospital for an ankle injury after falling from a carpark near to a Wilko store in Lowestoft.

Police are investigating after being called to the car park, on London Road North, at 7.59pm yesterday evening.

A spokesman said officers from both Suffolk and Norfolk were dealing with the incident.

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) received a call at 7.45pm yesterday evening to Gordon Road, to a report that a woman had fallen from a height and was unconscious.

The female, believed to have been in her 50s, regained consciousness and was treated by the ambulance crew for an ankle injury, before being taken to the James Paget University Hospital by East Anglian Air Ambulance for further treatment.


You may also want to watch:


An ambulance crew, rapid response vehicle, response car and air ambulance from East Anglian Air Ambulance were dispatched to the scene.

Suffolk Police were also called to the car park, on London Road North, at 7.59pm.

Most Read

A spokesman said officers from both Suffolk and Norfolk were dealing with the incident and that enquiries are ongoing to establish the female's name and the circumstances.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus