Air ambulance called after girl falls from horse

The Magpas Air Ambulance in flight. Stock image/photo courtesy of Digital Photography by Rob Holding.
The Magpas Air Ambulance in flight. Stock image/photo courtesy of Digital Photography by Rob Holding.

An air ambulance was called to Boston yesterday (Sunday) after a girl fell from her horse.

THe Magpas Air Ambulance, including Doctor Sophia De Maria and Paramedic Ollie Robinson, was called to the incident at 3.11pm.

A spokesman said the team assessed the girl, who had sustained a pelvic injury.

They gave her advanced pain relief (providing advanced accident and emergency level care at the scene) and put measures in place to protect her injuries.

The patient was then flown to Nottingham’s Queen’s Medical Centre where she was in a stable condition upon arrival.

The Helicopter crew who flew the medical team were Chief Pilot Richard Eastwood and Crewmember Lee Kennedy.

EMAS Ambulance Service were also in attendance.