Man rescued from his car after it rolls into a ditch near Peterborough

A picture of the car - photo supplied by Magpas Helimedix
A picture of the car - photo supplied by Magpas Helimedix
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A man in his 60s had to be rescued from a car after it rolled into a ditch.

The man was in a stable condition in Peterborough City Hospital after the incident in Crowland near Peterborough this morning (Thursday February 26).

A rapid response BMW from Magpas Helimedix, a crew from the East Midlands Ambulance Service and Lincolnshire Police all attended.

The team from Magpas, Doctor Sarah Hazleman and Paramedic Alex Pearce, arrived in Crowland at 7:38am.

The car the man was in had left the road and rolled into a ditch, leaving him trapped inside.

He had suffered injuries to his back and chest and was taken to hospital by an ambulance.

A spokeswoman for Lincolnshire Police said they were called at 6.55am to an incident in St. James Drain Road where the car had left the road and ended up in a ditch with shallow water.