Woman, 79, injured on beach

A 79-year-old woman was treated for a suspected broken arm and facial injuries after falling off a walkway on a beach.

A 79-year-old woman was treated for a suspected broken arm and facial injuries after falling off a walkway on a beach.

Coastguards were called to Mersea Beach in Essex at around 10am yesterday to help transport her to an ambulance, where she was left in the hands of paramedics.