Air ambulance called to medical emergency in Dogsthorpe

Ambulance crews and the air ambulance were called to a '˜critical' medical incident in Dogsthorpe on Saturday evening.

Monday, 10th April 2017, 12:44 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 7:03 pm
The East Anglian Air Ambulance. Photo: Alan Storer

Several readers contacted the Peterborough Telegraph after seeing the air ambulance land.

The East of England Ambulance service were called at 7.10pm on Saturday to a report of a patient who was not breathing in Nottingham Way.

A rapid response vehicle, ambulance crew, ambulance officer and East Anglian Air Ambulance were dispatched.

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They treated a man who was in cardiac arrest.

Following treatment at the scene, the patient was resuscitated and taken by land ambulance to Papworth Hospital in a critical condition.