Man in his 40s airlifted to hospital after being hit by tree branch

An East of England Ambulance Trust ambulance. Photograph Simon Parker

An East of England Ambulance Trust ambulance. Photograph Simon Parker - Credit: Archant

A man suffered serious injuries after a tree branch fell on him in west Norfolk.

A spokesman from the East of England Ambulance Service said they received a call at just after midday today to Gooses Lane, Walpole St Andrew.

A rapid response vehicle, ambulance crew and East Anglian Air Ambulance treated a man, believed to be in his 40s, who had suffered a suspected fractured pelvis and injuries to his chest and shoulder.

He was airlifted to Addenbrooke's Hospital for further treatment.

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