Air ambulance lands in Corby for patient injured in a fall

The helicopter was spotted in Danesholme

An air ambulance that landed in Corby yesterday (Tuesday) was called out for a patient injured in a fall.

The helicopter was spotted in Danesholme, Corby yesterday morning.

A spokesman for The Air Ambulance Service said their Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance was activated at 8.43am and landed by 8.56am.

The air ambulance landed in Danesholme, Corby, yesterday

The spokesman said: "We were called to attend a patient who had sustained injuries in a fall."

The Air Ambulance Service is a charity that relies on donations to keep going, with the average mission costing £1,700.

Message from the editor:

Thank you for reading this story on our website. While I have your attention, I also have an important request to make of you.

In order for us to continue to provide trusted local news on this free-to-read site, I am asking you to also please purchase a copy of our newspaper.

Our journalists are highly trained and our content is independently regulated by IPSO to some of the highest standards in the world. The dramatic events of 2020 are having a major impact on many of our local valued advertisers and consequently the advertising that we receive.