Man jumps to safety from falling digger

A WORKER injured his leg when he jumped from his digger as the machine slipped down a hole on a building site.Paramedics from the East of England Ambulance Service were called to New Road, Framlingham, around 11.30am.

A WORKER injured his leg when he jumped from his digger as the machine slipped down a hole on a building site.

Paramedics from the East of England Ambulance Service were called to New Road, Framlingham, around 11.30am today.

A spokeswoman said the man jumped from the digger to avoid falling down the hole but hurt his lower leg.

However he did not have to go to hospital and was treated on the scene, she said.

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