Emergency services respond after woman suffers fall
PUBLISHED: 12:13 03 July 2019 | UPDATED: 12:13 03 July 2019
Paramedics rushed to the aid of a woman after she suffered a fall.
The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) and East Anglian Air Ambulance rapid response vehicle were alerted following reports that an elderly woman had suffered a fall in Halesworth.
The emergency services were called out at 10.31pm on Sunday, June 30.
An air ambulance spokesman said: "Critical Care Paramedic Luke Chamberlain was tasked to Halesworth by rapid response vehicle to assist EEAST with an elderly woman who had suffered a fall.
"Luke assisted at the scene, including assisting the patient's breathing and using a specialist monitor and mechanical chest compression device to treat the patient.
"The patient was then taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital by road ambulance for further treatment."