Bedfordshire man collapses in street – Magpas Helimedix fly to the scene
At 9:42am yesterday morning, Magpas Helimedix (Doctor Nick Scott and Paramedic Mark Glover) landed near Flitwick in central Bedfordshire, in the Magpas Helimedix Air Ambulance – after a man (in his 70’s) collapsed as he was walking down a local road and suffered injuries to his head.
The Magpas team anaesthetised the patient at the scene (providing him with specialist A&E level care), before accompanying him in a Land Ambulance to Luton Hospital. On arrival at the hospital, the man was in a serious but stable condition.
The Helicopter team who flew the Helimedix to the scene was: Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crew Member George Phillips.
An EEAST Ambulance Crew and Rapid Response Paramedic were also present. All the Emergency Services worked well together.
This is all the information we have at present.