Felixstowe: Injured crew member airlifted to hospital from container ship

A HELICOPTER from Wattisham Airfield rescued a man who suffered a head injury while aboard a ship off the Suffolk coast.

The man, a Russian, was airlifted to Ipswich Hospital around 5.40pm on Monday.

He was on a container ship that had left Felixstowe.

A spokesman for Wattisham Airfield said he was conscious during the journey to the hospital.

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