RAF Wattisham: Search and rescue crew airlift man in Dover to hospital

RAF Wattisham helicopter

RAF Wattisham helicopter - Credit: Contributed

A helicopter from RAF Wattisham has been called to the rescue of a walker in Dover.

A crew was sent to the scene on the cliffs just above the port shortly before 8pm tonight where a 27-year-old man had suffered a fall several hours before and sustained injuries to his ankle.

The man was taken to Margate Hospital.

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