Man in his 50s suffers head injury after falling from scaffolding in Wisbech

Magpas Helimedix helicopter in flight. Picture: Rob Holding

Magpas Helimedix helicopter in flight. Picture: Rob Holding - Credit: Archant

A man in his 50s suffered serious injuries after falling from scaffolding.

Ambulance were called to treat a man who had been injured after he fell on iron girders in Wisbech on Saturday, December 9.

Magpas doctor Charlotte Haldane and paramedic Oliver Robinson arrived at the scene at 12.34pm via the Magpas Air Ambulance.

A Magpas spokesman said the aircraft landed in a location north of Wisbech.

The man, said to be in his 50s, had sustained a head injury after falling from scaffolding onto iron girders.


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He was administered advanced pain relief before being flown by the Magpas air ambulance to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

A Magpas spokesman said the man was in a very serious but stable condition upon arrival to the hospital.

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The Magpas Air Ambulance helicopter crew who flew the Magpas medical team and patient were pilot Andy Figg and crew member Rob Davies.

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