Essex: Wind farm construction vessel worker airlifted to hospital with spinal injury

A WORKER on a wind farm construction vessel has been airlifted to hospital after suffering from a spinal injury.

Thames coastguard were informed of the incident on the vessel, which was about seven miles east of Clacton, at 12.30pm yesterday.

A rescue helicopter from Wattisham and Clacton Coastguard were called to the scene and the patient was airlifted to Colchester Hospital.

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