Devon Air Ambulance helicopter lands in Sidmouth

By Will Goddard

2nd Aug 2022 | Local News

Devon Air Ambulance helicopter (Devon Air Ambulance)
Devon Air Ambulance helicopter (Devon Air Ambulance)

A Devon Air Ambulance helicopter landed on the croquet lawn just off Station Road and Fortfield Terrace in Sidmouth yesterday afternoon after 5pm (Monday 1 August).

It had been called out to a man reportedly suffering a medical emergency.

He was treated at the scene before being taken to hospital in a land ambulance.

A Devon Air Ambulance spokesperson said: "We were tasked to Sidmouth yesterday at 5.09pm.

"Our Exeter aircraft and crew attended an adult gentleman who was reported to be suffering a medical emergency.

"Our crew treated the gentleman at the scene and a dual crewed land ambulance then conveyed him to hospital for further treatment."


Related Articles

Sidmouth seafront with streetlight (Nub News/ Will Goddard)
Local News

Sidmouth seafront streetlights to get LED upgrade

L: Simon Jupp MP (By David Woolfall, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=86665477). R: Kwasi Kwarteng MP (Parliamentlive.tv)
Local News

Sidmouth’s MP reacts to new tax cuts in mini-budget

Nub News Logo

Sign-up to the Sidmouth Nub News weekly newsletter

Subscribe now for weekly updates of local news and sport from your town. Plus what's on near where you live - and local homes for sale. All delivered straight to your in-box, every Friday.

We won't pass your details on to anyone else. By clicking the sign-up button you agree to our Privacy Policy.