Bury St Edmunds: Woman seriously injured after fall

West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.

West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. - Credit: PA

A WOMAN sustained serious leg injuries after falling at her home.

A volunteer doctor from the Suffolk Accident Rescue Service charity was called out to help paramedics with the incident in Bury St Edmunds.

A woman in her 40s had fallen and suffered a serious leg fracture at 12.45am today.

The doctor administered special painkilling drugs before realigning and splinting the fractures.

She was then taken by ambulance to West Suffolk Hospital.

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