Man airlifted to hospital after chainsaw accident in Stradbroke, near Diss

The East Anglian Air Ambulance helicopter.

The East Anglian Air Ambulance helicopter.

A man has been airlifted to hospital after he suffered injuries in a chainsaw accident in a north Suffolk village.

The East of England Ambulance Service received a call at about 3pm this afternoon to Bishops Way in Stradbroke, near Diss.

The man, believed to be in his 40s, had a cut to his arm and a facial injury.

He was taken by air ambulance to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for further treatment.

His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

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