Man airlifted to hospital after crash in Redbourn

The Magpas Air Ambulance airlifted a man to hospital after a crash in Redbourn. Picture: Rob Holding

The Magpas Air Ambulance airlifted a man to hospital after a crash in Redbourn. Picture: Rob Holding - Credit: Archant

Two people were injured in the three-car collision in Redbourn this morning.

The Magpas Air Ambulance landed at 7.48am at the scene of a crash in Hemel Hempstead Road, with Magpas doctor Natalie Lonsdale, paramedic Steve Chambers and doctor Tom Odbert on board.

Two patients were assessed at the scene. One, a man in his 40s, was left in the care of an East of England Ambulance Service paramedic crew.

The second patient, also a man in his 40s, had sustained multiple, serious injuries. The Magpas medics provided him with pain relief before airlifting him to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge in a very serious but stable condition.

The patient and medical team were flown by the Magpas helicopter crew, made up of chief pilot Richard Eastwood and crew member George Phillips.


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The ambulance service, fire service and police also attended.

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