Man is airlifted to hospital after falling from a ladder in Stebbing

PUBLISHED: 16:07 10 July 2017 | UPDATED: 16:07 10 July 2017

The man, believed to be in his 50s, has sustained serious injuries. Picture: CONTRIBUTED

The man, believed to be in his 50s, has sustained serious injuries. Picture: CONTRIBUTED

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A man has been airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after falling from a ladder at an address in Stebbing.

The incident took place earlier on today (July 10), with crews from the East of England Ambulance Service called around 12pm.

A community first responder was also sent to the scene, along with an Essex and Herts Air Ambulance.

Medics assessed the man, believed to be in his 50s, and treated him for a head and chest injury before he was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, in Cambridge, for further care.

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