Air ambulance responds after man suffers fall

The East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) revealed it has responded to 30,000 missions since it was form

The East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) revealed it has responded to 30,000 missions since it was formed in September 2000. Picture: EAAA - Credit: Archant

A man was taken to hospital following a serious fall.

The East of England Ambulance Service and the East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) were called out at 2.04pm on Wednesday, September 2 after the man in his 50s had suffered “a fall from height” near Lowestoft.

The Anglia One helicopter was landed close to the scene, in a sports field, as they assisted the EEAST team.

A spokesman for the EAAA said: “Anglia One was tasked near to Lowestoft to assist EEAST with a man in his fifties following a fall from height.

“Doctor Nicola Wallace King and critical care paramedic Ben Caine gave the patient a full assessment and provided enhanced critical care.


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“The patient was taken to James Paget University Hospital in Gorleston by a road ambulance for further treatment.”

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