Wisbech woman in hospital after being thrown from a horse

18:12 05 December 2012

Magpas team in helicopter

Magpas team in helicopter

Archant

A WOMAN is in a stable condition in hospital after being thrown from the horse she was riding today.

The rider, in her 40s, suffered serious pelvic injuries and was flown by air ambulance to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge.

The accident occurred at Outwell. A crew from Magpas Helimedix was on the scene at 2.40pm.

Magpas doctor Nick Foster, who assisted the woman, said: “We wish her a speedy recovery and would like to thank her friends who were extremely helpful.”

0 comments

More news stories

09:33
Crews tackle a house fire in Chatteris. Picture: CAMBS POLICE.

Two house fires in less than 12 hours – one at Watlington near Kings Lynn and another at Chatteris- have left one woman dead.

15:00
Morrisons

Supermarket workers will pedal the distance from London to Brighton later this month in aid of Sue Ryder.

Cllr Alan Lay helps his wife Cllr Brenda Lay up the improvised ramp at Wisbech Town Hall.

A disabled councillor has been unable to attend some meetings at Wisbech Town Hall because of the lack of wheelchair access.

Paddy Power ad

Paddy Power insisted their latest ad – which features a March firm’s lorry-, might “mean the left wing PC brigade gets their knickers in a twist but we can live with that”.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition today E-edition