Air ambulance lands in centre of market town following incident

East Anglian Air Ambulance Anglia One in the centre of Reepham. Picture: Submitted

East Anglian Air Ambulance Anglia One in the centre of Reepham. Picture: Submitted - Credit: Submitted

A person was taken to hospital this evening following an incident which saw an air ambulance land in the centre of a market town.

Emergency services attend an incident in Reepham. Picture: Submitted

Emergency services attend an incident in Reepham. Picture: Submitted - Credit: Submitted

At around 4.55pm, paramedics were called to Station Road in Reepham.

Two ambulances, two rapid response vehicles and the East Anglian Air Ambulance attended the scene, alongside police officers.

A spokesman for the air ambulance confirmed that Anglia One attended, but were unable to provide further details.

An East Anglian Air Ambulance Service Trust spokesman said: “In all, two ambulances, two ambulance officer vehicles and an air ambulance attended.


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“A single patient was conveyed by land ambulance for the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital. No other information about the patient or their condition are available.”

A witness, who did not wish to be named, said: “The helicopter came over our house and landing in the green - we went to have a look and could see police and ambulances by V’s cafe.

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“We could see from the policeman’s face that something was really wrong and that point and they asked us to move along.”

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