Police and air ambulance called after man falls off ride-on lawn mower

A woman has described the horrifying moment a gardener was catapulted out of a ride-on lawnmower in

A woman has described the horrifying moment a gardener was catapulted out of a ride-on lawnmower in Gorleston. Picture: Liz Coates - Credit: Archant

Emergency services have been called to Gorleston's seafront after a man fell off a ride-on lawn mower which dropped off a bank.

Police, ambulances and the air ambulance on scene at the incident on Gorleston's seafront. Picture:

Police, ambulances and the air ambulance on scene at the incident on Gorleston's seafront. Picture: Submitted - Credit: Archant

A spokesman for Norfolk Police said officers were called to the scene at 12.30pm.

Ambulance services as well as the air ambulance were also in attendance.

The ride-on lawnmower crushed against the wall on Gorleston's seafront. Picture: Liz Coates

The ride-on lawnmower crushed against the wall on Gorleston's seafront. Picture: Liz Coates - Credit: Archant

Police said a man had fallen two metres from the bank onto the stairs below.

The man is believed to have suffered minor head injuries.


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A picture from the scene shows the lawn mower crushed against a wall.

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