Man breaks leg and arm falling from ladder

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A 51-year-old man was taken to hospital by air ambulance after falling off a ladder today (Wednesday, May 15).

The accident happened in Oldenburg Road in Corby and the man broke broke an arm and leg in the fall. The air ambulance arrived at the scene at 12.30pm and a doctor onboard administered pain relief and put splints on the man’s broken limbs before he was airlifted to Peterborough Hospital.