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Air ambulance lands in Christchurch Park for medical emergency

PUBLISHED: 12:14 09 July 2020 | UPDATED: 16:08 09 July 2020

An air ambulance has landed in Christchurch Park, Ipswich, following reports of a medical emergency. Picture: ARCHANT

An air ambulance has landed in Christchurch Park, Ipswich, following reports of a medical emergency. Picture: ARCHANT

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An East Anglian Air Ambulance has landed in Christchurch Park for a medical emergency.

An East Anglian Air Ambulance has landed in Christchurch Park to respond to a medical emergency. Picture: WILL JEFFORDAn East Anglian Air Ambulance has landed in Christchurch Park to respond to a medical emergency. Picture: WILL JEFFORD

A spokesman for the service said: “We were tasked at 11.26am to Ipswich to assist with a medical emergency.”

“East Anglian Air Ambulance’s Norwich helicopter was tasked at 11.24am to Ipswich to assist EEAST and fire teams with a man in his fifties who suffered a medical emergency.
“Babcock pilots landed the helicopter on a nearby park at 11.50.

“Doctor Guy Ohringer, HEMS Paramedic Sam Sweeney and supervising doctor Rob Major gave the patient a full assessment and delivered critical care interventions at the scene.”
The man involved was taken by land ambulance to Ipswich Hospital.


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