Man suffers broken ankle after falling from ladder in Hertfordshire
Date: 05 January 2017
A man was taken to hospital after falling from a ladder in Hertfordshire this afternoon.
The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) received a call at 2.39pm today (5th January) to Hillcrest in Hatfield.
An ambulance crew and Herts Air Ambulance attended.
They treated a man in his 60s who had suffered a broken ankle after falling about 10 feet from a ladder.
He was sedated at the scene before being taken to Lister Hospital by land ambulance for further treatment.
The air ambulance medics also travelled with the patient en route to hospital.