Air ambulance attends critical medical incident in Leiston

An air ambulance crew was called to the scene. Stock image. Picture: Ian Burt

An air ambulance crew was called to the scene. Stock image. Picture: Ian Burt

The air ambulance landed shortly before 1pm on Sunday afternoon

The East Anglian Air Ambulance have attended a woman in Leiston.

A spokesperson for the air ambulance said that an air ambulance took off from Norwich Airport at 12.30pm this afternoon, arriving at Leiston at 12.44pm.

He said that a doctor and a paramedic attended a woman in her 50s who was suffering a critical medical incident at the scene.

They stablised her breathing before taking her to Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, where they arrived at 2.15pm.

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