Woman flown to hospital after receiving emergency treatment in Hastings

A woman has been flown to hospital by air ambulance after being given emergency treatment in Hastings this afternoon.

Saturday, 21st January 2017, 3:26 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 4:52 am
The air ambulance landed on Hastngs Beach. Picture Kevin Boorman

The air ambulance is believed to have landed on Hastings Beach at around 2pm today, Saturday, January 21.

A spokesman for the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance said: “We were called to an accidental injury in which an adult female was given emergency treatment at the scene by a helicopter doctor and paramedic.

“She was then flown to the regional major trauma centre at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton.

The female casualty is believed to have suffered a fall

The spokesman was unable to confirm any further details on the woman’s condition at the time.

She is believed to have suffered a fall.

Emergency service vehicles were reportedly outside the Lord Nelson Pub, close to the seafront.

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