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Felixstowe: Woman in 50s taken to Ipswich Hospital after ladder fall

13:16 12 March 2014

Woman hospitalised after ladder fall in Felixstowe

Woman hospitalised after ladder fall in Felixstowe

A woman suffered leg injuries and had to be taken to hospital when she fell from a ladder in Felixstowe this morning.

The East of England Ambulance Service received an emergency call at 11.27am and sent an ambulance and a critical care paramedic to the residential address on Exeter Road.

The casualty, who was believed to be in her 50s, was on a ladder in a garden when she fell, causing a serious bleed to her leg.

She was taken to Ipswich Hospital for further assessment and treatment.

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