Man flown to hospital this morning with serious head injuries

A man in his 60s has suffered serious head injuries after being hit by a falling object this morning.

He has been flown in an air ambulance to Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge where he is now receiving treatment.

The East of England Ambulance Service was called to Creake Road, Syderstone, near Fakenham, shortly after 9am following a report that a man had been injured.

A rapid response vehicle, ambulance and manager were sent to the scene, as well as the air ambulance.

A service spokeswoman said: 'The man, aged in his mid-60s, was struck by a falling object and suffered serious head injuries.


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'His levels of consciousness were low, and crews worked hard to stabilise him at the scene.

'The critical care team on board the helicopter supported in advanced treatment, and he was then flown to Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, for further care.'

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