Thetford: Air ambulance called after woman fell from horse

The air ambulance was called to Thetford Forest

The air ambulance was called to Thetford Forest - Credit: Archant

A horse rider was treated by air ambulance staff after falling from her horse.

The woman, in her 50s, fell from the horse in Thetford Forest yesterday and the East Anglian Air Ambulance was sent to the scene.

Captain Neil Waller flew Dr Peter Temesvari and critical care paramedic Rod Wells to the scene and landed in a clearing at around 12.45pm.

The woman was treated at the scene before being taken by land ambulance to West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds.