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Essex and Hertfordshire Air Ambulance called to man injured in Thirlmere Court, Felixstowe





The air ambulance was called to a coastal town yesterday after a man was injured in an incident with a vehicle.

Pictures taken by Paul Day show the Essex and Hertfordshire Air Ambulance landing on a patch of grass by Cumberland Close, in Felixstowe, at around 10am on Sunday.

The incident happened in nearby Thirlmere Court.

An incident in Thirlmere Court, Felixstowe, on Sunday saw the Essex and Hertfordshire Air Ambulance called to the town. Picture: Paul Day
An incident in Thirlmere Court, Felixstowe, on Sunday saw the Essex and Hertfordshire Air Ambulance called to the town. Picture: Paul Day

A road ambulance and the fire service were also in attendance, with crews helping to rescue a man trapped in the front seat of his car.

A spokesperson for the East of England Ambulance Service said: “One ambulance, one ambulance officer vehicle and Essex and Herts Air Ambulance were called to Thirlmere Court, Felixstowe, after reports of a man injured in an incident with a vehicle.

“One man was transported by road ambulance to Ipswich Hospital for further assessment and care.”

The incident in Thirlmere Court, Felixstowe, saw a man injured in an accident with a vehicle. Picture: Paul Day
The incident in Thirlmere Court, Felixstowe, saw a man injured in an accident with a vehicle. Picture: Paul Day

The extent of the man’s injuries are not known.